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Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)Rhytidoponera metallica   

Greenhead ant at ANBG

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Rhytidoponera metallica at ANBG - 28 May 2019
Rhytidoponera metallica at ANBG - 28 May 2019
Rhytidoponera metallica at ANBG - 28 May 2019
Rhytidoponera metallica at ANBG - 28 May 2019
Rhytidoponera metallica at ANBG - 28 May 2019

Identification history

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Rhytidoponera metallica 29 May 2019 Jon Lewis
Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Rhytidoponera metallica 29 May 2019 Tim L

Author's notes

A lone and very active ant foraging on a cold (9C) day.

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Nearby Sightings

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Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 20 Sep 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 20 Sep 2019 Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at ANBG - 20 Sep 2019 Sandalodes scopifer (White-spotted Sandalodes) at ANBG - 20 Sep 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 10 Sep 2019 Cleonyminae sp. (subfamily) (Parasitic wasp) at ANBG - 3 Sep 2019 Mutillidae sp. (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at ANBG - 28 Aug 2019 Microtropesa sp. (genus) (Tachinid fly) at ANBG - 19 Aug 2019 Alcaeus varicornis (Acacia stink bug) at ANBG - 16 Aug 2019 Crepidomenus fulgidus (Click beetle) at ANBG - 16 Aug 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Aug 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 7 Aug 2019 Psyllidae sp. (family) (Unidentified psyllid or lerp insect) at ANBG - 7 Aug 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 16 Jul 2019 Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at ANBG - 16 Jul 2019 Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at ANBG - 27 Jun 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 27 Jun 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019 Hyalarcta nigrescens (Ribbed Case Moth) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019 Lepidoscia arctiella (Tower Case Moth) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019 Mutillidae sp. (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019 Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at ANBG - 20 Jun 2019 Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Polyrhachis sp. (genus) (A spiny ant) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 Oncopeltus sordidus (Milk vine bug) at ANBG - 22 May 2019 Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at ANBG - 24 Apr 2019 Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at ANBG - 27 Sep 2018 Miridae sp. (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at ANBG - 27 Sep 2018 Chironomidae sp. (family) (Midge) at ANBG - 27 Sep 2018 Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at ANBG - 27 Sep 2018 Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018 Sarothrocrepis civica (An arboreal 'ground' beetle) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018 Pycnobraconoides sp. (genus) (A Braconid wasp) at ANBG - 17 Sep 2018 Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at ANBG - 11 Sep 2018 Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at ANBG - 20 May 2018 Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at ANBG - 18 May 2018 Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at ANBG - 17 May 2018
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 20 Sep 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 20 Sep 2019
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at ANBG - 20 Sep 2019
Sandalodes scopifer (White-spotted Sandalodes) at ANBG - 20 Sep 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 10 Sep 2019
Cleonyminae sp. (subfamily) (Parasitic wasp) at ANBG - 3 Sep 2019
Mutillidae sp. (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at ANBG - 28 Aug 2019
Microtropesa sp. (genus) (Tachinid fly) at ANBG - 19 Aug 2019
Alcaeus varicornis (Acacia stink bug) at ANBG - 16 Aug 2019
Crepidomenus fulgidus (Click beetle) at ANBG - 16 Aug 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Aug 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 7 Aug 2019
Psyllidae sp. (family) (Unidentified psyllid or lerp insect) at ANBG - 7 Aug 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 16 Jul 2019
Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at ANBG - 16 Jul 2019
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at ANBG - 27 Jun 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 27 Jun 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019
Hyalarcta nigrescens (Ribbed Case Moth) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019
Lepidoscia arctiella (Tower Case Moth) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019
Mutillidae sp. (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019
Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at ANBG - 20 Jun 2019
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Polyrhachis sp. (genus) (A spiny ant) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019
Oncopeltus sordidus (Milk vine bug) at ANBG - 22 May 2019
Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at ANBG - 24 Apr 2019
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at ANBG - 27 Sep 2018
Miridae sp. (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at ANBG - 27 Sep 2018
Chironomidae sp. (family) (Midge) at ANBG - 27 Sep 2018
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at ANBG - 27 Sep 2018
Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018
Sarothrocrepis civica (An arboreal 'ground' beetle) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018
Pycnobraconoides sp. (genus) (A Braconid wasp) at ANBG - 17 Sep 2018
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at ANBG - 11 Sep 2018
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at ANBG - 20 May 2018
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at ANBG - 18 May 2018
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at ANBG - 17 May 2018

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

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  • 28 May 2019 12:40 PM Recorded on
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