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Genus: Nylanderia   Emery, 1906 

Classification:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Extant: 110 species, 26 subspecies

Fossil: 2 species

Nylanderia Emery, 1906b PDF: 133 [as subgenus of Prenolepis]. Type-species: Formica vividula, by original designation. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Genus Nylanderia references
For references prior to 2010, see under Paratrechina.
LaPolla, Brady & Shattuck, 2010A PDF: 126 (diagnosis, status); LaPolla, Brady & Shattuck, 2011 PDF: 4 (diagnosis, phylogeny, notes); LaPolla, Hawkes & Fisher, 2011 PDF: 13 (Afrotropical species key); Kallal & LaPolla, 2012 PDF: 7 (Nearctic species key); Sarnat & Economo, 2012 PDF: 64 (Fiji species key); Wachkoo & Bharti, 2014 PDF: 10 (India species key); Wachkoo & Bharti, 2015 PDF : 105 (Indian species revision, key, diagnosis)

Taxon Page Images:



A nest of Nylanderia querna in the leaf litter, hidden away in a rotting acorn. The winged individuals are males. Dixon Springs, Illinois, USA.
Image © Alex Wild.

Overview:

Nylanderia yerburyi in western ghats 

Distribution:


Afrotropical Region: Angola, Benin, Bombali, Bundibugyo, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Estuaire, Gabon, Gauteng, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Mozambique, Ogooue-Maritime, Prefecture Sangha-Mbaéré, Pwani, Saint Helena, Sao Tome, Sao Tome and Principe, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Southern, Sud, Sud-Ouest, Sudan, Tanga, Tanzania, Uganda, Woleu-Ntem, Zimbabwe
Australasia Region: Australian Capital Territory, Barrow Island, Bismarch Archipelago, Central, Choiseul, East Sepik, Eastern Highlands, Guadalcanal, Lord Howe Island, Madang, Makira-Ulawa, Malaita, Milne Bay, Morobe, New Britain, New Caledonia, New Georgia, New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand, Nggela, Norfolk Island, Northern, Northern Territory, Papua New Guinea, Queensland, Rennell Is., San Cristobal, San Cristobal Is., Sandaun, Santa Cruz Gp., Solomon Islands, South Australia, Tasmania, Vanuatu, Victoria, Western, Western Australia, Western Highlands, unknown_Australia
Indomalaya Region: Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Bangladesh, Borneo, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Java, Krakatau Islands, Lampung, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicobar Island, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Orissa, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Uttarakhand, Viet Nam, Vietnam, West Bengal, West Java, West Papua
Malagasy Region: Antananarivo, Antsiranana, Comoros, Diego-Suarez, Europa Island, Fianarantsoa, Grande Comore, Madagascar, Mahajanga, Majunga, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mohéli, Reunion, Rodrigues, Saint-Denis, Seychelles, Toamasina, Toliara, Tulear
Nearctic Region: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, D.C., District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Line Islands, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington
Neotropical Region: Alajuela, Anguilla, Aragua, Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Barinas, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, Canindeyú, Cartago, Chiapas, Chile, Colombia, Colon, Costa Rica, Cuba, Distrito Federal, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic, Duarte, Ecuador, Espírito Santo, French Guiana, Galapagos Islands, Granma, Grenada, Guanacaste, Guantanamo, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Heredia, Honduras, Jamaica, La Guajira, Limón, Martinique, Mato Grosso do Sul, Nayarit, Neembucú, Nicaragua, Nuevo Leon, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Puntarenas, Región Autónoma del Atlántico Sur, Rio de Janeiro, Saint Ann, Saint James, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Santiago de Cuba, Sao Paulo, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tucumán, United States Virgin Islands, Uruguay, Venezuela, Veracruz, Westmorland, Zacapa
Oceania Region: Bua, Cakaudrove, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Gaga'ifomauga, Guam, Hawaii, Kadavu, Kiribati, Lau, Lomaiviti, Macuata, Marquesas Islands, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Naitaisri, Naitasiri, Namosi, Nauru, Niue, Niue Is., Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Palau Islands, Pitcairn, Pohnpei, Ponape, Ra, Rewa, SW Carolines, Saipan, Samoa, Sera, Serua, South Cook, Tahiti, Tailevu, Tokelau, Tonga, Truk Islands, Tuamasaga, Viti Levu, Vuda, W Carolines, WC Carolines, Wallis and Futuna Islands, Yap Group
Palearctic Region: Al Bahah, Alicante, Andalusia, Ar Riyad, Balearic Islands, China, Croatia, Dodecanese, Egypt, Estremadura, Finland, Greece, Hokkaido, Hyogo, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jammu and Kashmir, Japan, Macaronesia, Madeira, Nara, North Korea, Peloponnese, Poland, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Sweden, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Yunnan

Distribution Notes:

Nylanderia sp ants in western ghats



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