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Species profile—Monomorium pharaonis (Pharaoh ant)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Insecta (insects) → Formicidae (ants) → Monomorium pharaonis (Pharaoh ant)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Insecta (insects)
Family
Formicidae (ants)
Scientific name
Monomorium pharaonis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common name
Pharaoh ant
WildNet taxon ID
18528
Synonym(s)
Formica pharaonis
Alternate name(s)
Pharaoh's ant
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Introduced
Pest status
Feral Animal
Species environment
Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=18528

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
8 March 2022
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