Data about Formicidae

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Distribution

Data about Formicidae
  • latitude
    The geographic latitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are north of the Equator, negative values are south of it. Legal values lie between -90 and 90, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLatitude
latitude min
Additional detail -47.8 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 72.36 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
  • longitude
    The geographic longitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are east of the Greenwich Meridian, negative values are west of it. Legal values lie between -180 and 180, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLongitude
longitude min
Additional detail -133 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 126.33 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about Formicidae
habitat
Additional detail animal habitation
  • animal habitation
    The dwelling of an animal or group of similar animals.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005803
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail chaparral
  • chaparral
    A shrubland area found primarily in regions with a Mediterranean climate (mid, wet winters and hot dry summers) often shaped by wildfires.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000301
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail city Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail desert
  • desert
    A region rendered barren or partially barren by environmental extremes, especially by low rainfall.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000097
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail dune Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail farm
  • farm
    A tract of crop or grazing land, as well as the group of buildings with and often surrounding a farmhouse, including barns, sheds, and other outbuildings, used for agricultural production.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000078
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail grassland
  • grassland
    An area in which grasses (Graminae) are a significant component of the vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000106
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail island
  • island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000098
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marsh
  • marsh
    A wetland, featuring grasses, rushes, reeds, typhas, sedges, and other herbaceous plants (possibly with low-growing woody plants) in a context of shallow water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000035
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mound Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mount
  • mount
    A mountain rising from the ocean seafloor that does not reach to the water's surface (sea level), and thus is not an island. Typically formed from volcanoes that rise abruptly and are usually found rising from a seafloor of 1,000 - 4,000 meters depth. Independent features that rise to at least 1,000 meters above the seafloor.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000264
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail oceanic island
  • oceanic island
    An island that does not sit on a continental shelf, and is of volcanic origin.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000222
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail savanna
  • savanna
    A grassland of the tropics or subtropics with scattered trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000261
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail subterrestrial habitat
  • subterrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is below the surface of the earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000572
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail swamp
  • swamp
    A wetland that features permanent inundation of large areas of land by shallow bodies of water, generally with a substantial number of hummocks, or dry-land protrusions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000233
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail temperate Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail terrestrial biome
  • terrestrial biome
    A biome that applies to the terrestrial realm.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000446
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tundra
  • tundra
    Treeless, level, or gently rolling plains characteristic of arctic or subarctic regions, having a permanently frozen subsoil, and usually supporting low growing vegetation such as lichens, mosses, and stunted shrubs.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000112
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wood Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
interacts with
Additional detail Aphidoidea GloBI  
Additional detail Aphis sambuci GloBI  
Additional detail Chaitophorus populeti GloBI  
Additional detail Chaitophorus salicti GloBI  
Additional detail Chaitophorus vitellinae GloBI  
Additional detail Maculolachnus submacula GloBI  
Additional detail Mealybug GloBI  
Additional detail Raoulia australis GloBI  
Additional detail Scale Insects GloBI  
feeds on
Additional detail Common Coqui GloBI  
Additional detail Detritus GloBI  
Additional detail Fungi GloBI  
Additional detail Fungi GloBI  
Additional detail Goldenrod Crab Spider GloBI  
Additional detail Mites GloBI  
Additional detail Painted Lady GloBI  
Additional detail Springtails GloBI  
Additional detail Springtails GloBI  
Additional detail True Bug GloBI  
Additional detail White-winged Dove GloBI  
  • has parasite
    non-mutual relationship between organisms of different species where one organism, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other, the host.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/hasParasite
has parasite
Additional detail Eucharis adscendens GloBI  
  • pollinates
    moves pollen from the male anthers of a flower to the female stigma of a flower to accomplish fertilization.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/pollinates
pollinates
Additional detail Waterfall Buttercup GloBI  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail Agaraea GloBI  
Additional detail Alydus calcaratus GloBI  
Additional detail Alydus calcaratus GloBI  
Additional detail An Ant GloBI  
Additional detail An Ant GloBI  
Additional detail Anguilla Anole GloBI  
Additional detail Aphis sambuci GloBI  
Additional detail Ascomycetes GloBI  
Additional detail Audubon's Oriole GloBI  
Additional detail Barn Swallow GloBI  
Additional detail Barred Anole GloBI  
Additional detail Bat Bug GloBI  
Additional detail Bearded Anole GloBI  
Additional detail Big Brown Bat GloBI  
Additional detail Big-scaled Least Gecko GloBI  
Additional detail Black-whiskered Vireo GloBI  
Additional detail Blind Worm Lizard GloBI  
Additional detail Camponotus nearcticus GloBI  
Additional detail Camponotus novaeboracensis GloBI  
Additional detail Cayenne Tick GloBI  
Additional detail Cholo Alethe GloBI  
Additional detail Common Butterwort GloBI  
Additional detail Common Coqui GloBI  
Additional detail Common Malaria Mosquito GloBI  
Additional detail Common Sulphur GloBI  
Additional detail Common Tern GloBI  
Additional detail Consul fabius cecrops GloBI  
Additional detail Crematogaster cerasi GloBI  
Additional detail Crematogaster lineolata GloBI  
Additional detail Cuvier's Anole GloBI  
Additional detail Dukes' Skipper GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Red Bat GloBI  
Additional detail Eucharis adscendens GloBI  
Additional detail European Honey Bee GloBI  
Additional detail Evermann's Anole GloBI  
Additional detail Festive Tiger Beetle GloBI  
Additional detail Formica lasioides GloBI  
Additional detail Formica neogagates GloBI  
Additional detail Formica nitidiventris GloBI  
Additional detail Formica pallidefulva GloBI  
Additional detail Formica schaufussi GloBI  
Additional detail Four-legged Snake GloBI  
Additional detail Ghost Tiger Beetle GloBI  
Additional detail Goldenrod Crab Spider GloBI  
Additional detail Green Mango GloBI  
Additional detail Gunther's White-lipped Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Hispaniolan Oriole GloBI  
Additional detail Human Flea GloBI  
Additional detail Klauber's Least Gecko GloBI  
Additional detail Leaf Cutter Ant GloBI  
Additional detail Lesser Antillean Bullfinch GloBI  
Additional detail Loggerhead Sea Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail Maculolachnus submacula GloBI  
Additional detail Mediterranean Fruit Fly GloBI  
Additional detail Melissa Blue GloBI  
Additional detail Microdon analis GloBI  
Additional detail Microdon analis GloBI  
Additional detail Microdon mutabilis GloBI  
Additional detail Microdon mutabilis GloBI  
Additional detail Mycocepurus smithii GloBI  
Additional detail Painted Lady GloBI  
Additional detail Pearly-eyed Thrasher GloBI  
Additional detail Piper immutatum GloBI  
Additional detail Piper pterocladum GloBI  
Additional detail Polyphemus Moth GloBI  
Additional detail Porto Rican Thrush GloBI  
Additional detail Prairie Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Pseudococcidae n. gen. 1 NBH-2007 GloBI  
Additional detail Puerto Rican Tanager GloBI  
Additional detail Puerto Rican Worm Snake GloBI  
Additional detail Regal Fritillary GloBI  
Additional detail Scale Insects GloBI  
Additional detail Showy Partridgepea GloBI  
Additional detail Smaragdina affinis GloBI  
Additional detail Smaragdina affinis GloBI  
Additional detail Spiders GloBI  
Additional detail Sternorrhyncha GloBI  
Additional detail Systellonotus triguttatus GloBI  
Additional detail True Bug GloBI  
Additional detail Western Antillean Anoles GloBI  
Additional detail White-winged Dove GloBI  
water depth max
Additional detail 4 m OBIS Environmental Information  
  • has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
has predator
Additional detail Acadian Flycatcher GloBI  
Additional detail Allotinus GloBI  
Additional detail Aloeides conradsi GloBI  
Additional detail Aloeides rossouwi GloBI  
Additional detail Anguilla Anole GloBI  
Additional detail Anthene GloBI  
Additional detail Anthene levis GloBI  
Additional detail Anthene sylvanus GloBI  
Additional detail Aphnaeus adamsi GloBI  
Additional detail Axiocerses harpax GloBI  
Additional detail Barn Swallow GloBI  
Additional detail Barred Anole GloBI  
Additional detail Bearded Anole GloBI  
Additional detail Big Brown Bat GloBI  
Additional detail Big-scaled Least Gecko GloBI  
Additional detail Black Fairy Hairstreak GloBI  
Additional detail Black-headed Grosbeak GloBI  
Additional detail Black-throated Blue Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Black-whiskered Vireo GloBI  
Additional detail Blind Worm Lizard GloBI  
Additional detail Blue-tongued Lizard GloBI  
Additional detail Blue-winged Kookaburra GloBI  
Additional detail Brown-headed Cowbird GloBI  
Additional detail Bush Stone-curlew GloBI  
Additional detail Cane Toad GloBI  
Additional detail Carolina Chickadee GloBI  
Additional detail Carolina Wren GloBI  
Additional detail Cassin's Vireo GloBI  
Additional detail Centipedes GloBI  
Additional detail Chrysotoxum GloBI  
Additional detail Common Blue GloBI  
Additional detail Common Butterwort GloBI  
Additional detail Common Coqui GloBI  
Additional detail Coppertail Ctenotus GloBI  
Additional detail Cuprea Ant Blue GloBI  
Additional detail Cuvier's Anole GloBI  
Additional detail Dainty Green Tree Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Dark-eyed Junco GloBI  
Additional detail Decorated Carlia GloBI  
Additional detail Desert Froglet GloBI  
Additional detail Desert Tree Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Dumpy Tree Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Dusky Flycatcher GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Carlia GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Red Bat GloBI  
Additional detail Eneida's Coqui GloBI  
Additional detail Euliphyra GloBI  
Additional detail Euliphyra mirifica GloBI  
Additional detail Evermann's Anole GloBI  
Additional detail Firetail Skink GloBI  
Additional detail Four-legged Snake GloBI  
Additional detail Frilled Lizard GloBI  
Additional detail Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids GloBI  
Additional detail Gray Carlia GloBI  
Additional detail Gray-headed Nuthatch GloBI  
Additional detail Great Bowerbird GloBI  
Additional detail Green Mango GloBI  
Additional detail Green-striped Burrowing Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Gunther's White-lipped Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Hammond's Flycatcher GloBI  
Additional detail Hispaniolan Oriole GloBI  
Additional detail House Wren GloBI  
Additional detail Hummingbird GloBI  
Additional detail Hypolycaena lebona GloBI  
Additional detail Illidge's Ant Blue GloBI  
Additional detail Kirtland's Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Klauber's Least Gecko GloBI  
Additional detail Lachnocnema bibulus GloBI  
Additional detail Lachnocnema magna GloBI  
Additional detail Laughing Kookaburra GloBI  
Additional detail Leopard GloBI  
Additional detail Lepidochrysops ignota GloBI  
Additional detail Lepidochrysops methymna GloBI  
Additional detail Lepidochrysops plebeia GloBI  
Additional detail Lepidochrysops trimeni GloBI  
Additional detail Lesser Antillean Bullfinch GloBI  
Additional detail Liphyra GloBI  
Additional detail Liphyra brassolis GloBI  
Additional detail Liptena GloBI  
Additional detail Logania hampsoni GloBI  
Additional detail Macgillivray's Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Melodius Coqui GloBI  
Additional detail Microdon analis GloBI  
Additional detail Microdon mutabilis GloBI  
Additional detail Miletus symethus GloBI  
Additional detail Mimic Toadlet GloBI  
Additional detail Myrtle Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Nashville Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail New Holland Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Niphanda fusca GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Mockingbird GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Parula GloBI  
Additional detail Olive Carlias GloBI  
Additional detail Orange-crowned Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Ornate Burrowing Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Ovenbird GloBI  
Additional detail Ovenbird GloBI  
Additional detail Ovenbird GloBI  
Additional detail Pacific-slope Flycatcher GloBI  
Additional detail Pacific-slope Flycatcher GloBI  
Additional detail Pearly-eyed Thrasher GloBI  
Additional detail Pearly-eyed Thrasher GloBI  
Additional detail Peron's Snake-eyed Skink GloBI  
Additional detail Peter's Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Pine Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Porto Rican Thrush GloBI  
Additional detail Prairie Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Puerto Rican Flycatcher GloBI  
Additional detail Puerto Rican Robber Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Puerto Rican Tanager GloBI  
Additional detail Puerto Rican Tody GloBI  
Additional detail Puerto Rican Woodpecker GloBI  
Additional detail Puerto Rican Worm Snake GloBI  
Additional detail Redspot GloBI  
Additional detail Richmond's Coqui GloBI  
Additional detail Ruby-crowned Kinglet GloBI  
Additional detail Sacred Kingfisher GloBI  
Additional detail Shirozua jonasi GloBI  
Additional detail Short-beaked Echidna GloBI  
Additional detail Short-footed Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Siler GloBI  
Additional detail Silver Snake-eyed Skink GloBI  
Additional detail Small Ant Blue GloBI  
Additional detail Spangled Drongo GloBI  
Additional detail Spiders GloBI  
Additional detail Stempfferia GloBI  
Additional detail Stonemason's Toadlet GloBI  
Additional detail Summer Tanager GloBI  
Additional detail Systellonotus triguttatus GloBI  
Additional detail Systellonotus triguttatus GloBI  
Additional detail Thestor dicksoni GloBI  
Additional detail Thestor holmesi GloBI  
Additional detail Thestor protumnus GloBI  
Additional detail Thestor rileyi GloBI  
Additional detail Thestor yildizae GloBI  
Additional detail Todiramphus GloBI  
Additional detail Townsend's Solitaire GloBI  
Additional detail Townsend's Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Trimenia argyroplaga GloBI  
Additional detail Veery GloBI  
Additional detail Wallengren's Copper GloBI  
Additional detail Warbling Vireo GloBI  
Additional detail Wasp Hoverfly GloBI  
Additional detail Water Boatman GloBI  
Additional detail Western Antillean Anoles GloBI  
Additional detail Western Tanager GloBI  
Additional detail Western Wood-pewee GloBI  
Additional detail White-crowned Sparrow GloBI  
Additional detail Willow Flycatcher GloBI  
Additional detail Wilson's Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Wood Thrush GloBI  
Additional detail Yellow Warbler GloBI  
Additional detail Yellow Warbler GloBI  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about Formicidae
first appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 113.0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
first appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 105.3 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
last appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
last appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

Data about Formicidae
extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  

Database and Repository Coverage

Data about Formicidae
number of sequences in GenBank
Additional detail 255,686 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of articles on EOL
Additional detail 48,382 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of records in GBIF
Additional detail 1,674,296 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of images on EOL
Additional detail 87,178 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of media on EOL
Additional detail 87,292 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of rich pages on EOL
Additional detail 2,190 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
sequences in GenBank?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
records in GBIF?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
specimens in GGBN?
Additional detail no Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
rich EOL page?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
references in BHL?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of references in BHL
Additional detail 7,651 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of records in BOLD
Additional detail 68,866 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
records in BOLD?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
number of public records in BOLD
Additional detail 38,771 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  

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