Kinds of Ants India

Ants of India


Myopopone castanea

Dr. Himender Bharti
Department of Zoology, Punjabi University Patiala
Punjab, India
www.antdiversity.com
himenderbharti@antdiversity.com

Gary D. Alpert
Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
gary_alpert@harvard.edu

Scientific name -- Other names
   Acropyga rubescens Forel, 1894
   Aenictus ambiguus Shuckard, 1840
   Aenictus aratus Forel, 1900
   Aenictus arya Forel, 1901
   Aenictus binghami
   Aenictus brevicornis
   Aenictus certus Westwood, 1842
   Aenictus clavatus Forel, 1901
   Aenictus clavatus_kanariensis Forel, 1901
   Aenictus clavitibia Forel, 1901
   Aenictus doryloides Wilson, 1964
   Aenictus fergusoni (Forel, 1901)
   Aenictus gleadowii Forel, 1901
   Aenictus laeviceps
   Aenictus latiscapus Forel, 1901
   Aenictus longi Forel, 1901
   Aenictus pachycerus
   Aenictus pubescens
   Aenictus punensis Forel, 1901
   Aenictus sagei Forel, 1901
   Aenictus shillonenisis Mathew and Tiwari, 2000
   Aenictus shuckardi Forel, 1901
   Aenictus westwoodi Forel, 1901
   Aenictus wroughtonii Forel, 1890
   Amblyopone bellii Forel, 1900
   Amblyopone pertinax Baroni Urbani, 1978
   Amblyopone rothneyi Forel, 1900
   Anochetus graeffei_punctiventris Mayr, 1879
   Anochetus kanariensis Forel, 1900
   Anochetus myops Emery, 1893
   Anochetus obscurior Brown, 1978
   Anochetus pupulatus Brown, 1978
   Anochetus rufus
   Anoplolepis litoralis Jerdon, 1851
   Aphaenogaster annandalei Mukerjee, 1930
   Aphaenogaster beesoni Donisthorpe, 1933
   Aphaenogaster cavernicola Donisthorpe, 1938
   Aphaenogaster cristata
   Aphaenogaster feae
   Aphaenogaster rothneyi
   Aphaenogaster sagei
   Aphaenogaster schurri
   Aphaenogaster smythiesii
   Bothriomyrmex dalyi Forel, 1895
   Bothriomyrmex walshi Forel, 1895
   Bothriomyrmex wroughtonii Forel, 1895
   Camponotus aethiops_cachmiriensis Emery, 1925
   Camponotus albosparsus Bingham, 1903
   Camponotus angusticollis
   Camponotus angusticollis_sanguinolentus Forel, 1895
   Camponotus arrogans
   Camponotus barbatus_taylori Forel, 1892
   Camponotus buddhae Forel, 1892
   Camponotus camelinus
   Camponotus cinerascens
   Camponotus compressus
   Camponotus confucii Forel, 1894
   Camponotus cotesii Forel, 1893
   Camponotus crassisquamis Forel, 1902
   Camponotus dolendus Forel, 1892
   Camponotus exiguoguttatus Forel, 1886
   Camponotus gretae Forel, 1902
   Camponotus himalayanus Forel, 1893
   Camponotus holosericeus Emery, 1889
   Camponotus horseshoetus
   Camponotus invidus Forel, 1892
   Camponotus kattensis Bingham, 1903
   Camponotus lamarckii Forel, 1892
   Camponotus longi Forel, 1902
   Camponotus luteus
   Camponotus megalonyx Wheeler, W. M., 1919
   Camponotus mendax Forel, 1895
   Camponotus misturus_fornaronis Forel, 1892
   Camponotus mitis
   Camponotus nirvanae Forel, 1893
   Camponotus parius Emery, 1889
   Camponotus phragmaticola Donisthorpe, 1943
   Camponotus pubescens Mayr, 1862
   Camponotus puniceps Donisthorpe, 1942
   Camponotus radiatus Forel, 1892
   Camponotus reticulatus_latitans Forel, 1893
   Camponotus rothneyi Forel, 1893
   Camponotus rufifemur Emery, 1900
   Camponotus rufoglaucus
   Camponotus rufoglaucus_tenuis Forel, 1907
   Camponotus selene
   Camponotus sericeus_opaciventris Mayr, 1879
   Camponotus socrates Forel, 1904
   Camponotus strictus
   Camponotus sylvaticus_basalis
   Camponotus sylvaticus_pardichrous Emery, 1925
   Camponotus timidus
   Camponotus variegatus_fuscithorax Dalla Torre, 1893
   Camponotus variegatus_somnificus Forel, 1902
   Camponotus varius Donisthorpe, 1943
   Camponotus velox
   Camponotus wasmanni Emery, 1893
   Camponotus wroughtonii Forel, 1893
   Cardiocondyla breviscapa
   Cardiocondyla carbonaria Forel, 1907
   Cardiocondyla goa
   Cardiocondyla nuda
   Cardiocondyla opaca
   Cardiocondyla parvinoda Forel, 1902
   Cardiocondyla shagrinata
   Cardiocondyla tiwarii Gosh, Sheela & Kundu 2005
   Cardiocondyla wroughtonii
   Carebara aborensis
   Carebara asina
   Carebara bengalensis
   Carebara lamellifrons
   Carebara leei
   Carebara lignata Westwood, 1840
   Carebara nayana
   Carebara raja
   Carebara rothneyi
   Carebara wroughtonii
   Cataglyphis cugiai Menozzi, 1939
   Cataglyphis indicus Pisarski, 1962
   Cataglyphis setipes
   Cataulacus latus Forel, 1891
   Cataulacus simoni Emery, 1893
   Cataulacus taprobanae
   Cerapachys aitkenii Forel, 1900
   Cerapachys besucheti Brown, 1975
   Cerapachys indicus Brown, 1975
   Cerapachys longitarsus
   Cerapachys longitarsus_parva Forel, 1900
   Cerapachys sulcinodis
   Chronoxenus myops (Forel, 1895)
   Crematogaster abdominalis Motschoulsky, 1863
   Crematogaster aberrans Forel, 1892
   Crematogaster aberrans_assmuthi Forel, 1913
   Crematogaster aberrans_inglebyi Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster aitkenii Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster anthracina
   Crematogaster artifex Mayr, 1878
   Crematogaster betapicalis Bolton, 1995
   Crematogaster binghamii Forel, 1904
   Crematogaster biroi
   Crematogaster brunnea_contemta Mayr, 1879
   Crematogaster brunnea_nicevillei Emery, 1922
   Crematogaster brunnea_nilgirica Emery, 1922
   Crematogaster brunnea_rabula Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster brunnea_ruginota Santschi, 1928
   Crematogaster buddhae Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster dalyi Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster dalyi_sikkimensis Forel, 1904
   Crematogaster diffusa
   Crematogaster ebenina Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster flava Forel, 1886
   Crematogaster himalayana Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster hodgsoni Forel, 1911
   Crematogaster kirbii
   Crematogaster perelegans Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster politula Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster pradipi Tiwari, 1999
   Crematogaster rothneyi Mayr, 1879
   Crematogaster rothneyi_civa Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster rufa
   Crematogaster sagei Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster sagei_laevinota Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster smythiesii Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster soror Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster subnuda Mayr, 1879
   Crematogaster travancorensis Forel, 1902
   Crematogaster urvijae
   Crematogaster walshi (Forel, 1902)
   Crematogaster wroughtonii Forel, 1902
   Diacamma assamense Forel, 1897
   Diacamma cyaneiventre Andre, 1887
   Diacamma rugosum
   Diacamma rugosum_doveri Mukerjee, 1934
   Diacamma rugosum_jerdoni Forel, 1903
   Diacamma rugosum_rothneyi Forel, 1900
   Diacamma rugosum_sculptum
   Diacamma rugosum_sikkimense Forel, 1903
   Diacamma rugosum_viridipurpureum Emery, 1893
   Diacamma scalpratum
   Discothyrea sringerensis
   Dolichoderus affinis_glabripes Forel, 1895
   Dolichoderus bituberculatus Mayr, 1862
   Dolichoderus feae_fuscus Emery, 1889
   Dolichoderus moggridgei Forel, 1886
   Dolichoderus moggridgei_bicolor Santschi, 1920
   Dolichoderus moggridgei_lugubris Santschi, 1920
   Dolichoderus sundari
   Dolichoderus taprobanae_gracilipes
   Dorylus labiatus Shuckard, 1840
   Dorylus orientalis (Westwood, 1835)
   Dorylus orientalis_obscuriceps Santschi, 1920
   Formica fusca
   Formica gravelyi Mukerjee, 1930
   Formica sanguinea Latreille, 1798
   Gesomyrmex spatulatus Cole, 1949
   Gnamptogenys bicolor
   Gnamptogenys meghalaya
   Harpegnathos saltator Jerdon, 1851
   Harpegnathos venator
   Hypoponera abeillei_assmuthi
   Hypoponera confinis_aitkenii
   Hypoponera confinis_wroughtonii
   Hypoponera gleadowi
   Indomyrma dasypyx Brown, 1986
   Iridomyrmex anceps_sikkimensis Forel, 1904
   Kartidris nyos Bolton, 1991
   Lasius alienoflavus Bingham, 1903
   Lasius bicornis
   Lasius breviscapus Seifert, 1992
   Lasius crinitus
   Lasius himalayanus. Bingham, 1903
   Lasius mikir Collingwood, 1982
   Lepisiota annandalei
   Lepisiota capensis
   Lepisiota capensis_simplex
   Lepisiota fergusoni
   Lepisiota frauenfeldi_integra
   Lepisiota modesta
   Lepisiota opaca
   Lepisiota opaca_pulchella
   Lepisiota rothneyi
   Lepisiota rothneyi_wroughtonii
   Lepisiota sericea
   Leptanilla escheri
   Leptogenys assamensis Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys binghamii Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys birmana Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys carinata Donisthorpe, 1943
   Leptogenys dalyi Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys dentilobis Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys diminuta
   Leptogenys diminuta_deceptrix Forel, 1901
   Leptogenys diminuta_diminutolaeviceps Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys diminuta_palliseri
   Leptogenys diminuta_woodmasoni
   Leptogenys emiliae Forel, 1902
   Leptogenys hysterica Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys iridipennis
   Leptogenys jeanetti Mathew and Tiwari, 2000
   Leptogenys kitteli
   Leptogenys kitteli_minor Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys longiscapa Donisthorpe, 1943
   Leptogenys lucidula Emery, 1895
   Leptogenys minchinii Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys moelleri
   Leptogenys peuqueti (Andre, 1887)
   Leptogenys processionalis
   Leptogenys punctiventris
   Leptogenys roberti Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys roberti_coonoorensis Forel, 1900
   Leptogenys stenocheilos
   Leptothorax acervorum
   Liometopum lindgreeni Forel, 1902
   Liomyrmex taylori Tiwari and Jonathan, 1986
   Lophomyrmex ambiguus Rigato, 1994
   Lophomyrmex bedoti Emery, 1893
   Lophomyrmex birmanus Emery, 1893
   Lophomyrmex kali Rigato, 1994
   Lophomyrmex quadrispinosus
   Meranoplus bellii Forel, 1902
   Meranoplus bicolor
   Meranoplus laeviventris Emery, 1889
   Meranoplus levis Donisthorpe, 1942
   Meranoplus rothneyi Forel, 1902
   Messor himalayanus
   Messor instabilis
   Metapone nicobarensis Tiwari and Jonathan, 1986
   Monomorium aberrans Forel, 1902
   Monomorium atomum Forel, 1902
   Monomorium atomus_integrium Forel, 1902
   Monomorium biroi Forel, 1907
   Monomorium criniceps
   Monomorium destructor
   Monomorium dichroum Forel, 1902
   Monomorium effractor Bolton, 1987
   Monomorium floricola
   Monomorium glabrum
   Monomorium indicum Forel, 1902
   Monomorium kempi Mukerjee, 1930
   Monomorium longi Forel, 1902
   Monomorium luisae Forel, 1904
   Monomorium mayri Forel, 1902
   Monomorium minutum Mayr, 1855
   Monomorium orientale Mayr, 1879
   Monomorium pharaonis
   Monomorium rugifrons
   Monomorium sagei Forel, 1902
   Monomorium scabriceps
   Monomorium schurri Forel, 1902
   Monomorium wroughtoni Forel, 1902
   Monomorium wroughtonianum Ettershank, 1966
   Myopopone castanea
   Myrmecina pilicornis
   Myrmecina striata Emery, 1889
   Myrmecina urganii Tiwari, 1994
   Myrmecina vidyae Tiwari, 1994
   Myrmica aimonissabaudiae Menozzi, 1939
   Myrmica breviceps
   Myrmica cachmiriensis Forel, 1904
   Myrmica ereptrix Bolton, 1988
   Myrmica foreliana
   Myrmica fortior Forel, 1904
   Myrmica hecate Weber, 1947
   Myrmica indica Weber, 1950
   Myrmica inezae Forel, 1902
   Myrmica luctuosa
   Myrmica nitida
   Myrmica ordinaria
   Myrmica petita
   Myrmica rhytida
   Myrmica rugosa Mayr, 1865
   Myrmica rupestris Forel, 1902
   Myrmica smythiesii Forel, 1902
   Myrmica urbanii
   Myrmica wardi
   Myrmica williamsi
   Myrmica wittmeri
   Myrmicaria brunnea (Saunders, 1842)
   Myrmicaria fodica
   Myrmoteras brachygnathum Moffett, 1985
   Myrmoteras indicum Moffett, 1985
   Myrmoteras scabrum Moffett, 1985
   Odontomachus haematodes Linnaeus, 1758
   Odontomachus monticola (Emery, 1892)
   Odontomachus monticola_punctulatus Forel, 1900
   Odontomachus rixosus
   Odontoponera transversa (F. Smith, 1857)
   Oecophylla smaragdina
   Pachycondyla amblyops
   Pachycondyla annamita_arcuatus
   Pachycondyla astuta
   Pachycondyla bispinosa
   Pachycondyla darwinii
   Pachycondyla darwinii_indica
   Pachycondyla henryi Donisthorpe, 1942
   Pachycondyla javana
   Pachycondyla jerdonii
   Pachycondyla leeuwenhoeki
   Pachycondyla luteipes
   Pachycondyla luteipes_continentalis
   Pachycondyla nigrita
   Pachycondyla rufipes
   Pachycondyla striolata Donisthorpe, 1933
   Pachycondyla sulcata_fossulata
   Pachycondyla sulcata_sulcatotesserinoda
   Pachycondyla tesseronoda
   Paratopula ceylonica -- Paratopula ceylonica taylori
   Paratopula intermedia
   Paratrechina aseta
   Paratrechina assimilis
   Paratrechina bourbonica
   Paratrechina indica
   Paratrechina longicornis
   Paratrechina smythiesii
   Paratrechina taylori
   Paratrechina yerburyi
   Pheidole allani Bingham, 1903
   Pheidole bandatus
   Pheidole bhavanae Bingham, 1903
   Pheidole binghamii Forel, 1902
   Pheidole capellinii Emery, 1887
   Pheidole constanciae Forel, 1902
   Pheidole constanciae_nigra Forel, 1902
   Pheidole coonoorensis Forel, 1902
   Pheidole diffusa
   Pheidole dunaraensis Bharti, 2001
   Pheidole feae
   Pheidole fergusoni Forel, 1902
   Pheidole fervens_dharmsalana Forel, 1902
   Pheidole ghatica Forel, 1902
   Pheidole grayi Forel, 1902
   Pheidole hospita Bingham, 1903
   Pheidole indica Mayr, 1879
   Pheidole indica_himalayana Forel, 1902
   Pheidole indica_rotschana Forel, 1902
   Pheidole indica_striativentris Mayr, 1878
   Pheidole jucunda Forel, 1885
   Pheidole jucunda_fossulata Forel, 1902
   Pheidole lamellinoda Forel, 1902
   Pheidole lanuginosa Wilson, 1984
   Pheidole latinoda_angustior Forel, 1902
   Pheidole latinoda_major Forel, 1885
   Pheidole malabarica
   Pheidole malinsii Forel, 1902
   Pheidole minor
   Pheidole multidens Forel, 1902
   Pheidole mus Forel, 1902
   Pheidole naoroji Forel, 1902
   Pheidole noda_stella Forel, 1911
   Pheidole parasitica Wilson, 1984
   Pheidole parva_decanica Forel, 1902
   Pheidole phipsoni Forel, 1902
   Pheidole pronotalis Forel, 1902
   Pheidole providens
   Pheidole roberti Forel, 1902
   Pheidole rogersi Forel, 1902
   Pheidole rogersi_taylori Forel, 1902
   Pheidole sagei Forel, 1902
   Pheidole sepulchralis Bingham, 1903
   Pheidole sharpi Forel, 1902
   Pheidole sharpi_hoogwerfi Forel, 1902
   Pheidole smythiesii Forel, 1902
   Pheidole smythiesii_bengalensis Forel, 1902
   Pheidole spathifera Forel, 1902
   Pheidole spathifera_aspatha Forel, 1902
   Pheidole sulcaticeps_punensis Forel, 1902
   Pheidole sykesii Forel, 1902
   Pheidole templaria Forel, 1902
   Pheidole terraceensis
   Pheidole watsoni Forel, 1902
   Pheidole woodmasoni Forel, 1885
   Pheidole wroughtonii Forel, 1902
   Pheidologeton affinis
   Pheidologeton diversus
   Plagiolepis balestrierii Menozzi, 1939
   Plagiolepis dichroa Forel, 1902
   Plagiolepis exigua Forel, 1894
   Plagiolepis jerdonii Forel, 1894
   Plagiolepis moelleri Bingham, 1903
   Plagiolepis pontii Menozzi, 1939
   Plagiolepis rogeri Forel, 1894
   Platythyrea parallela
   Platythyrea sagei Forel, 1900
   Polyrhachis aculeata Mayr, 1879
   Polyrhachis affinis Smith, 1858
   Polyrhachis armata_defensa
   Polyrhachis bicolor
   Polyrhachis bihamata
   Polyrhachis binghamii Forel, 1893
   Polyrhachis ceylonensis Emery, 1893
   Polyrhachis convexa Roger, 1863
   Polyrhachis dives_belli Forel, 1912
   Polyrhachis exercita
   Polyrhachis exercita_lucidiventris Forel, 1907
   Polyrhachis exercita_obtusisquama Forel, 1902
   Polyrhachis furcata
   Polyrhachis gracilior Forel, 1893
   Polyrhachis hector_abdominalis Smith, 1858
   Polyrhachis hector_mutatus Smith, 1858
   Polyrhachis hemiopticoides Mukerjee, 1930
   Polyrhachis horni Emery, 1901
   Polyrhachis illaudata (Walker, 1859)
   Polyrhachis illaudata_intermedia Forel, 1886
   Polyrhachis indificans
   Polyrhachis lacteipennis (F. Smith, 1858)
   Polyrhachis lacteipennis_obsoleta Forel, 1893
   Polyrhachis laevissima_dichroa Forel, 1893
   Polyrhachis menelas Forel, 1904
   Polyrhachis narendrani Karmaly, 2004
   Polyrhachis proxima
   Polyrhachis pubescens Mayr, 1879
   Polyrhachis punctillata_fergusoni Forel, 1902
   Polyrhachis punctillata_smythiesii Forel, 1895
   Polyrhachis punjabi Bharti, 2003
   Polyrhachis rastellata_pagana (Santschi, 1928)
   Polyrhachis striata
   Polyrhachis sylvicola
   Polyrhachis thrinax Roger, 1863
   Polyrhachis thrinax_lancearia Forel, 1893
   Polyrhachis tibialis_parsis Emery, 1900
   Polyrhachis tubericeps Forel, 1893
   Polyrhachis villipes
   Polyrhachis wroughtonii Forel, 1894
   Prenolepis naoroji Forel, 1902
   Probolomyrmex bidens Brown, 1975
   Probolomyrmex procne Brown, 1975
   Proceratium bhutanense de Andrade, 2003
   Proceratium williamsi
   Pseudolasius familiaris
   Pyramica abdita
   Pyramica assamensis
   Pyramica nepalensis
   Pyramica podarge Bolton, 2000
   Recurvidris recurvispinosa
   Rhopalomastix rothneyi Forel, 1900
   Rhoptromyrmex mayri Forel, 1912
   Rhoptromyrmex wroughtonii
   Solenopsis geminata
   Sphinctomyrmex taylori Forel, 1900
   Stenamma kashmirense Baroni Urbani, 1977
   Strumigenys exilirhina Bolton, 2000
   Strumigenys fixata Bolton, 2000
   Strumigenys godeffroyi
   Strumigenys habropilosa Bolton, 2000
   Strumigenys hostilis Bolton, 2000
   Strumigenys hypoturba Bolton, 2000
   Strumigenys lyroessa
   Strumigenys nanzanensis
   Strumigenys peraucta Bolton, 2000
   Strumigenys smythiesii Forel, 1902
   Strumigenys virgila Bolton, 2000
   Tapinoma annandalei
   Tapinoma indicum (Forel, 1895)
   Tapinoma luffae
   Tapinoma melanocephalum
   Tapinoma wroughtonii Forel, 1904
   Technomyrmex albipes_brunneus Forel, 1895
   Technomyrmex bruneipes Forel, 1895
   Technomyrmex elatior Forel, 1902
   Technomyrmex incisus
   Temnothorax desioi
   Temnothorax desioi_melanicus
   Temnothorax fultonii
   Temnothorax inermis
   Temnothorax nordmeyeri
   Temnothorax rothneyi
   Temnothorax rothneyi_simlensis
   Temnothorax schurri
   Temnothorax wroughtonii
   Tetramorium barryi Mathew, 1981
   Tetramorium beesoni
   Tetramorium bicarinatum
   Tetramorium browni Mathew and Tiwari, 2000
   Tetramorium caespitum
   Tetramorium christiei Forel, 1902
   Tetramorium coonoorense Forel, 1902
   Tetramorium cordatum
   Tetramorium decamerum
   Tetramorium elisabethae Forel, 1904
   Tetramorium fergusoni Forel, 1902
   Tetramorium inglebyi Forel, 1902
   Tetramorium keralense
   Tetramorium lanuginosum
   Tetramorium malabarense
   Tetramorium mixtum Forel, 1902
   Tetramorium myops Bolton, 1977
   Tetramorium obesum Andre, 1887
   Tetramorium petiolatum
   Tetramorium rossi
   Tetramorium rugigaster Bolton, 1977
   Tetramorium salvatum Forel, 1902
   Tetramorium sentosum
   Tetramorium simillimum
   Tetramorium smithi
   Tetramorium tortuosum Roger, 1863
   Tetramorium walshi
   Tetraponera aitkenii
   Tetraponera allaborans
   Tetraponera attenuata
   Tetraponera binghami
   Tetraponera nigra
   Tetraponera nitida
   Tetraponera rufonigra
   Tyrannomyrmex dux Borowiec, 2007
   Vombisidris humboldticola
   Vombisidris occidua Bolton, 1991
   Yavnella indica

Updated: 2007-12-05 14:16:57

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