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Antbase - Species lists, descriptions, literature, pictures, etc.: http://antbase.org/

Ants of Africa: http://www.antsofafrica.org

Ants of the Western Cape - Peter Slingsby's user-friendly website showing collection methods, identification and interesting facts regarding Western Cape ant species, along with his realistic drawings: 
http://antsofthecape.blogspot.com/2014_09_01_archive.html



AntWeb - Online database of images, specimen records and natural history records of ants of the world: http://www.antweb.org/
AntWeb Ant Blog: http://antweb.org/antblog/ 


BBC Nature - Ant videos, news and facts: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/life/Ant#p00lxvrk


Formis - Bibliography of ant literature: http://www.ars.usda.gov/research/docs.htm?docid=10003


Electronic book on ant biology (with funny cartoons!): http://ant.edb.miyakyo-u.ac.jp/INTRODUCTION/Gakken79E/title.html


Agosti et al. (2000) Ants: Standard Methods for Measuring and Monitoring Biodiversity. Smithsonian Institution Press. Information on collecting methods and the use of indicator species. Free download from: http://antbase.org/databases/publications_files/publications_20330.htm


Convention on Biological Diversity Handbook (the 3rd Edition): http://www.biodiv.org/handbook/default.asp


IUCN Red lists: http://www.redlist.org/


Aerial photographs: http://earth.google.com/ can be linked with antbase http://www.antweb.org/google_earth.jsp


South Africa National Parks: http://www.sanparks.org/


Cape Nature Conservation: http://www.capenature.co.za


Matt Cole Photography: http://www.mattcolephotography.co.uk/


Barcode of Life: http://ibol.org/
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Myrmecological News - Ant research journal: http://myrmecologicalnews.org/cms/