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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Tribe Attini

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies
No Taxon Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps
Superfamily Formicoidea - Ants
Family Formicidae - Ants
Subfamily Myrmicinae
Tribe Attini

Subtribe Attina - Fungus Growing Ants
Genus Acromyrmex - Leaf-cutting Ants
Species versicolor - Desert Leaf-cutting Ant
Genus Atta - Leaf-cutting Ants
Species mexicana - Mexican Leaf-cutting Ant
Species texana - Texas Leaf-cutting Ant
Genus Cyphomyrmex
Species flavidus - Cyphomyrmex flavidus
Species minutus - Cyphomyrmex minutus
Species rimosus - Cyphomyrmex rimosus
Species wheeleri - Cyphomyrmex wheeleri
Genus Mycetomoellerius
Species turrifex - Trachymyrmex turrifex
Species jamaicensis - Trachymyrmex jamaicensis
Genus Mycetosoritis
Species hartmanni - Mycetosoritis hartmanni
Genus Trachymyrmex
Species arizonensis - Trachymyrmex arizonensis
Species nogalensis - Trachymyrmex nogalensis
Species septentrionalis - Northern Fungus Farming Ant
Species smithi - Trachymyrmex smithi
Genus Cephalotes - Turtle Ants
Species rohweri - Arizona Turtle Ant
Species varians - Cephalotes varians
Species texanus - Texas Turtle Ant
Genus Eurhopalothrix
Species floridana - Eurhopalothrix floridana
Genus Pheidole - Big-headed Ants
Species adrianoi - Pheidole adrianoi
Species barbata - Pheidole barbata
Species bicarinata - Pheidole bicarinata
Species californica - Pheidole californica
Species cerebrosior - Pheidole cerebrosior
Species clementensis - Pheidole clementensis
Species constipata - Pheidole constipata
Species crassicornis - Pheidole crassicornis
Species dentata - Pheidole dentata
Species dentigula - Pheidole dentigula
Species desertorum - Pheidole desertorum
Species diversipilosa - Pheidole diversipilosa
Species elecebra - Pheidole elecebra
Species floridana - Pheidole floridana
Species gilvescens - Pheidole gilvescens
Species hyatti - Pheidole hyatti
Species inquilina - Pheidole inquilina
Species megacephala - Big-headed Ant
Species metallescens - Pheidole metallescens
Species navigans - Pheidole moerens
Species morrisii - Pheidole morrisii
Species obscurithorax - Pheidole obscurithorax
Species obtusospinosa - Pheidole obtusospinosa
Species pelor - Pheidole pelor
Species pilifera - Pheidole pilifera
Species porcula - Pheidole porcula
Species rhea - Pheidole rhea
Species sitiens - Pheidole sitiens
Species subarmata - Pheidole subarmata
Species tepicana - Pheidole tepicana
Species tysoni - Pheidole tysoni
Species virago - Pheidole virago
Species vistana - Pheidole vistana
Species xerophila - Pheidole xerophila
Species tetra - Pheidole tetra
Genus Strumigenys - Miniature Trap-jaw Ants
Species eggersi - Strumigenys eggersi
Species louisianae - Strumigenys louisianae
Species silvestrii - Strumigenys silvestrii
Species rogeri - Strumigenys rogeri
Species hexamera - Strumigenys hexamera
Species ananeotes - Strumigenys ananeotes
Species arizonica - Strumigenys arizonica
Species chiricahua - Strumigenys chiricahua
Species clypeata - Strumigenys clypeata
Species dietrichi - Strumigenys dietrichi
Species ornata - Strumigenys ornata
Species mendezi - Strumigenys mendezi
Species membranifera - Strumigenys membranifera
Species pergandei - Strumigenys pergandei
Species pilinasis - Strumigenys pilinasis
Species pulchella - Strumigenys pulchella
Species reflexa - Strumigenys reflexa
Species rostrata - Strumigenys rostrata
Species superstes - Strumigenys superstes
Genus Wasmannia
Species auropunctata - Little Fire Ant