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Formica rufa  Linnaeus, 1761
Taxonomic Serial No.: 576896

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guêpes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyVespoidea  – vespoid wasps  
                                           FamilyFormicidae  – ants, fourmis  
                                                    GenusFormica Linnaeus, 1758  
                                                       SpeciesFormica rufa Linnaeus, 1761  
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                                                          Subspecies Formica rufa angusticeps Staercke, 1947  
                                                          Subspecies Formica rufa brevisetosa Ruzsky, 1926  
                                                          Subspecies Formica rufa constricta Karavaiev, 1929  
                                                          Subspecies Formica rufa grouvellei Bondroit, 1918  
                                                          Subspecies Formica rufa obscurata Santschi, 1925  
                                                          Subspecies Formica rufa rufa Linnaeus, 1761  
                                                          Subspecies Formica rufa rufobrevisetosa Ruzsky, 1926  
                                                          Subspecies Formica rufa rufopratensoides Forel, 1874  
                                                          Subspecies Formica rufa tshugunovi Ruzsky, 1914  

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