AntWeb (CAS-ANTWEB)

AntWeb is the world's largest online database of images, specimen records, and natural history information on ants. It is community driven and open to contribution from anyone with specimen records, natural history comments, or images. Our mission is to publish for the scientific community high quality images of all the world's ant species. AntWeb provides tools for submitting images, specimen records, annotating species pages, and managing regional species lists.
Contact: Brian Fisher (bfisher@calacademy.org)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 13 May 2019
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 748,922 occurrence
  • 703,540 (94%) georeferenced
  • 363,829 (49%) identified to species
  • 37 families
  • 299 genera
  • 7,291 species
  • 7,291 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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