FMNH FMNHINS 0000 046 890

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  • 46890 Acromyrmex octospinosus D IN
    Creator: Alexandra Westrich : Field Museum of Natural History - Department of Zoology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 46890 Acromyrmex octospinosus D IN
  • 46890 Acromyrmex octospinosus P IN
    Creator: Alexandra Westrich : Field Museum of Natural History - Department of Zoology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 46890 Acromyrmex octospinosus P IN
  • 46890 Acromyrmex octospinosus H IN
    Creator: Alexandra Westrich : Field Museum of Natural History - Department of Zoology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 46890 Acromyrmex octospinosus H IN
  • 46890 Acromyrmex octospinosus L IN
    Creator: GDI 2013-2015
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 46890 Acromyrmex octospinosus L IN
FM Catalog: Insects
Catalog Subset: Formicidae
Scientific Name: Acromyrmex octospinosus (Reich, 1793)
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Genus: Acromyrmex
Species: octospinosus
Collector: L. A. Ross
DWc Country: Cuba
Date Collected: 5 Jan 1950
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
Count: 1
Sex: adult female - worker
EMu IRN: 379209
OccurenceID: 8d2da6a9-cdf8-4684-b673-87f52f7b7a7e

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