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Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)Papyrius nitidus

1 Coconut Ant

Papyrius nitidus at Suppressed - 13 May 2019

Identification history

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Papyrius nitidus 15 May 2019 Jon Lewis
Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Papyrius nitidus 15 May 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 14 May 2019 49892


   15 May 2019
Did you happen to squash an ant - did it smell of coconut oil?
Jon Lewis wrote:
   15 May 2019
Hi Michael, I think this ID is good, based on the image. Cheers, Jon

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Species information

  • Highly Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • Absent Abundance
  • 13 May 2019 10:04 AM Recorded on
  • 49892 Recorded by
  • Mobile app Reported via
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