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Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)Myrmecia piliventris

Golden tail bull ant at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve

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Myrmecia piliventris at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 15 Dec 2018
Myrmecia piliventris at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve - 15 Dec 2018

Identification history

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Myrmecia piliventris 14 Jan 2019 Jon Lewis
Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Myrmecia piliventris 8 Jan 2019 SWishart

Author's notes

First time I've seen this type of bull ant. The tail caught my eye - a startlingly bright gold

1 comment

Jon Lewis wrote:
   14 Jan 2019
Nice photos too!

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 15 Dec 2018 12:54 PM Recorded on
  • SWishart Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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