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Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)Papyrius nitidus

Coconut Ant

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Papyrius nitidus at Suppressed - 9 Dec 2018
Papyrius nitidus at Suppressed - 9 Dec 2018
Papyrius nitidus at Suppressed - 9 Dec 2018

Identification history

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Papyrius nitidus 17 Jan 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Papyrius nitidus 9 Dec 2018 JackyF

Author's notes

Another coconut ant nest in new location for me, close to other sightings from this morning. It may not be active: I did not see ants in it this morning or yesterday evening, when the ants at the other nests were active.

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Species information

  • Highly Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • 9 Dec 2018 10:35 AM Recorded on
  • JackyF Recorded by
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