Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Wooly Ant Tetramorium lanuginosum

Classification

Myrmicinae [subfamily]
Tetramorium [genus] (5)
lanuginosum [species]

Classification

Myrmicinae [subfamily]
Tetramorium [genus] (5)
lanuginosum [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Curaçao
  • Presence status
  • Introduced (2) - Aruba
  • Introduced (2) - Curaçao
  • Natural distribution
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Distribution description Native to tropical and subtropical east Asia and perhaps also northern Australia and western Oceania. Spread by human commerce.

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