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Acromyrmex octospinosus  (Reich, 1793)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 578311

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Atta octospinosa (Reich, 1793)
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  Current Standing: valid  
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 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             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  
                                                    GenusAcromyrmex Mayr, 1865  
                                                       SpeciesAcromyrmex octospinosus (Reich, 1793)  
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                                                          SubspeciesAcromyrmex octospinosus cubanus Wheeler, 1937  
                                                          SubspeciesAcromyrmex octospinosus echinatior (Forel, 1899)  
                                                          SubspeciesAcromyrmex octospinosus ekchuah Wheeler, 1937  
                                                          SubspeciesAcromyrmex octospinosus inti Wheeler, 1937  
                                                          SubspeciesAcromyrmex octospinosus octospinosus (Reich, 1793)  
                                                          SubspeciesAcromyrmex octospinosus volcanus Wheeler, 1937  

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  Source: Hymenoptera Name Server, website (version 0.021)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Reference for: Acromyrmex octospinosus   
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