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Linepithema humile  (Mayr, 1868)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 575041

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Iridomyrmex humilis (Mayr, 1868)
 
  Common Name(s): Argentine ant [English]
 
       
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guêpes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                     InfraorderAculeata   
                                        SuperfamilyVespoidea  – vespoid wasps  
                                           FamilyFormicidae  – ants, fourmis  
                                              SubfamilyDolichoderinae   
                                                 GenusLinepithema Mayr, 1866  
                                                    SpeciesLinepithema humile (Mayr, 1868) – Argentine ant  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       SubspeciesLinepithema humile angulatum (Emery, 1894)  
                                                       SubspeciesLinepithema humile arrogans (Chopard, 1921)  
                                                       SubspeciesLinepithema humile breviscapum (Santschi, 1929)  
                                                       SubspeciesLinepithema humile gallardoi (Brethes, 1914)  
                                                       SubspeciesLinepithema humile humile (Mayr, 1868)  
                                                       SubspeciesLinepithema humile platense (Forel, 1912)  
                                                       SubspeciesLinepithema humile scotti (Santschi, 1919)  
       

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  Source: Hymenoptera Name Server, website (version 0.021)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: http://atbi.biosci.ohio-state.edu:8880/hymenoptera/nomenclator.home_page   
  Reference for: Linepithema humile   
       
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