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Jon Lewis wrote:
2 hrs ago
Hi Alison - nice photos but the ant looks like a meat ant, Iridomyrmex purpureus. Do you know the plant the ants are on? Cheers, Jon...

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant)
Jon Lewis wrote:
2 hrs ago
Hi Wandiyali, this ant could be a Camponotus species, but it could also be an Iridomyrmex - it's hard to tell from the angle of the photo. It is ...

Unidentified
Jon Lewis wrote:
2 hrs ago
Nice photo. Cheers, Jon...

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant)
Jon Lewis wrote:
2 hrs ago
Good close-up Janechef! Cheers, Jon...

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant)
Jon Lewis wrote:
2 hrs ago
Hi Jacky, you are very likely right that they are meat ants (Iridomyrmex purpureus) but there is not quite enough detail in the photo to be sure....

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