AntWeb provides many facilities to aid you in your discovery of the ant world. Among these are:
Our advanced search
let you find
ants in a variety of ways, including: taxonomy, location, and collector. You may also search for
ants which have images, and type specimens.
View regional lists of ant subfamilies, genera and species.
In Depth Information
View description pages
of ant subfamilies, genera and species to get more details about them.
Ant Image Comparison Tool
The AntWeb image comparison tool
lets you compare images of ants at the subfamily, genus, species or specimen level. You may also specify which types
of images you would like to compare: head, profile, dorsal, or label.
Web-based Field Guides
Take AntWeb to the field with you. Create a field guide from a taxon page, from a regional page, or from a search result. You may use your browser's "Save Page As..." feature to save the page for offline access. Here is an example: field guide.
Maps on AntWeb
You can pinpoint the location of ants using maps on AntWeb