Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Paratrechina

Small fast ant - Paratrechina longicornis - female small ant - Paratrechina longicornis Unknown Ant - Paratrechina longicornis - female Paratrechina longicornis? - Paratrechina longicornis Possibly Paratrechina longicornis - Paratrechina longicornis - female Paratrechina longicornis - female Paratrechina longicornis - female What kind of ants? - Paratrechina longicornis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
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 Formicinae
Tribe Lasiini
Genus Paratrechina
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
The subgenus Nylanderia has recently been raised to genus level.
Numbers
Since the elevation of Nylanderia to genus level, the only remining Paratrechina in North America is P. longicornis, the long-legged Crazy Ant.