Asian Myrmecology, Volume 7, pages 129-131, published August 2015
New records of ant species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) to the fauna of Iran: Camponotus alii Forel, 1890 and Proformica korbi (Emery, 1909)
FATEMEH KHANDEHROO, GHOLAM HOSSEIN MORAVVEJ*, HUSSEIN SADEGHI NAMGHI & LIDA FEKRAT
Department of Plant Protection, College of Agriculture, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran
© F. Khandehroo, G. Moravvej, H. S. Namghi & L. Fekrat
Abstract: Two ant species, Camponotus alii Forel, 1890 and Proformica korbi (Emery, 1909,) are recorded as new for the ant fauna of Iran, summing up the number of ant species up to 185 recorded species.
Keywords: New record, Formicidae, Diversity, ash tree, Iran