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Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)Papyrius nitidus  

Coconut Ant

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Papyrius nitidus at Suppressed - 15 Jul 2018
Papyrius nitidus at Suppressed - 15 Jul 2018
Papyrius nitidus at Suppressed - 15 Jul 2018
Papyrius nitidus at Suppressed - 15 Jul 2018

Identification history

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Papyrius nitidus 16 Jul 2018 MichaelMulvaney

Significant sighting

16 Jul 2018

First Mt Ainslie record of this species - would appreciate any further sightings being reported on CNM

Author's notes

Searched Campbell Park Yellow Box - Blakely's Red Gum woodland for three hours. Found three nests at two locations

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Species information

  • Highly Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • 15 Jul 2018 1:29 PM Recorded on
  • MichaelMulvaney Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Frogwatch ACT and Region Atlas of Life Budawang Coast
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