Faunistic notes on Formicidae (Insecta: Hymenoptera) of rice fields and surrounding grasslands of northern Iran

Abstract : The fauna of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) was studied in rice fields of Northern Iran, Mazandaran province through 2000 until 2006. In a total of 39 species from 17 genera and 3 subfamilies were identified. Of these 34 species and subspecies are new records for the Iranian fauna.
Keyword : Formicidae, Fauna, Rice field, Northern Iran
Author(s) : , H. Ghahari, C. A. Collingwood, M. Tabari, H. Ostovan
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