Acromyrmex octospinosus cubanus

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Acromyrmex octospinosus cubanus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Acromyrmex
Species: A. octospinosus
Subspecies: A. octospinosus cubanus
Trinomial name
Acromyrmex octospinosus cubanus
Wheeler, W.M., 1937

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Cuba (type locality), Greater Antilles.

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • cubanus. Acromyrmex octospinosus subsp. cubanus Wheeler, W.M. 1937c: 74 (s.) CUBA.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 55, catalogue)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1937c. Mosaics and other anomalies among ants. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 95 pp. (page 74, soldier described)