Record Details

Scientific Name:
Formicidae

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Animalia
Rank:
Superfamily
Synonym(s):
Common Name(s):
fourmis [French]
ants [English]

Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
valid

Data Quality Indicators

Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
Global Species Completeness:
complete
Currency Rating:
2006

Taxonomic Hierarchy

- up to the kingdom

Kingdom
Subkingdom
Infrakingdom
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Subphylum
Class
Subclass
Infraclass
Superorder
Order
Suborder
Infraorder
Superfamily

- down one level

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Subfamily
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Subfamily
Subfamily
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Subfamily
Subfamily
Subfamily
Subfamily
Subfamily
Subfamily
Subfamily
Subfamily
Subfamily
Genus

References

Expert(s):
Deans et al. (July 2006). Consensus on Hymenoptera classification to family by: Andrew Austin, Denis Brothers, Matt Buffington, Andrew Deans, Gary Gibson, John Jennings, Norm Johnson, Johan Liljeblad, Michael Ohl, Lawrence Packer, Fredrik Ronquist, and Robert Wharton
Other Sources:
website: <a href="http://www.cbif.gc.ca/itisca/">ITIS*<sup>ca</sup></a>;
database: NODC Taxonomic Code;
website: Hymenoptera Name Server; http://atbi.biosci.ohio-state.edu:8880/hymenoptera/nomenclator.home_page
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