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Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)Papyrius nitidus  

Coconut Ant

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Papyrius nitidus at Suppressed - 1 May 2018
Papyrius nitidus at Suppressed - 1 May 2018

Identification history

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Papyrius nitidus 1 May 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Papyrius nitidus 1 May 2018 Mike

Significant sighting

1 May 2018

New location of this keystone species

Author's notes

Nest at base of eucalyptus about 1m tall.

1 comment

Mike wrote:
   26 Oct 2018
Also in nearby fallen branches.

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Species information

  • Highly Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 1 May 2018 4:22 PM Recorded on
  • Mike Recorded by
  • Mobile app Reported via
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