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Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)Iridomyrmex sp. (genus)

Ant at The Pinnacle

Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019

Identification history

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) 11 Feb 2019 Jon Lewis
Unidentified 5 Feb 2019 Alison Milton

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Ants tending leafhoppers

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(genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Acyphas semiochrea (Omnivorous Tussock Moth) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at The Pinnacle - 20 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at The Pinnacle - 20 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Eurymela fenestrata (A gumtree hopper) at The Pinnacle - 20 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at The Pinnacle - 1 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at The Pinnacle - 1 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at The Pinnacle - 1 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at The Pinnacle - 1 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 29 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at The Pinnacle - 29 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at The Pinnacle - 29 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Laxta sp. (genus) (Bark cockroach) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Eurymela fenestrata (A gumtree hopper) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Geometridae sp. (family) (Unidentified Geometer moths) at The Pinnacle - 13 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at The Pinnacle - 10 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Geometridae sp. (family) (Unidentified Geometer moths) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Amorbus sp. (genus) (Tip bug) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Cicadellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified leafhopper) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Doratifera quadriguttata (Four-spotted Cup Moth) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Psychidae sp. (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Eurymela fenestrata (A gumtree hopper) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Glycaspis sp. (genus) (Unidentified sugary lerp) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Cadmus (Cadmus) luctuosus (Leaf beetle) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Paropsisterna fastidiosa (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Ctenotus robustus (Robust Striped-skink) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Ditropidus pulchellus (Leaf beetle) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at The Pinnacle - 5 Aug 2018 by Alison Milton Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at The Pinnacle - 1 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at The Pinnacle - 1 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 1 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at The Pinnacle - 1 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at The Pinnacle - 1 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton Comptosia apicalis (A bee fly) at The Pinnacle - 20 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at The Pinnacle - 20 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at The Pinnacle - 20 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at The Pinnacle - 20 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 22 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at The Pinnacle - 22 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Hardenbergia violacea (False Sarsaparilla) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Ptilotula penicillatus (White-plumed Honeyeater) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at The Pinnacle - 21 May 2017 by Alison Milton Nephila edulis (Golden orb weaver) at The Pinnacle - 30 Apr 2017 by NathanaelC Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at The Pinnacle - 16 Apr 2017 by Alison Milton Diuris pardina (Leopard doubletail) at The Pinnacle - 10 Oct 2016 by nic.mikhailovich Indigofera adesmiifolia (Tick Indigo) at The Pinnacle - 22 May 2016 by nic.mikhailovich Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at The Pinnacle - 25 Sep 2015 by Alison Milton Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2014 by Alison Milton Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 27 Jul 2014 by Alison Milton Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at The Pinnacle - 27 Jul 2014 by Alison Milton Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at The Pinnacle - 27 Jul 2014 by Alison Milton Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2013 by Alison Milton Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at The Pinnacle - 31 Aug 2013 by Alison Milton Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at The Pinnacle - 28 Apr 2013 by Alison Milton Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 11 Oct 2010 by Alison Milton Plesanemma fucata (Lemon Gum Moth) at The Pinnacle - 28 Apr 2010 by Alison Milton Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at The Pinnacle - 6 Apr 2008 by Alison Milton
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at The Pinnacle - 7 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at The Pinnacle - 7 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton
Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at The Pinnacle - 7 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton
Eurymela fenestrata (Gumtree hopper) at The Pinnacle - 7 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton
Eurymela fenestrata (Gumtree hopper) at The Pinnacle - 7 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton
Camponotus aeneopilosus (A Golden-tailed sugar ant) at The Pinnacle - 7 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton
Agaricus sp. at The Pinnacle - 10 Mar 2020 by Alison Milton
Brachychiton populneus (Kurrajong) at The Pinnacle - 27 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Brachychiton populneus (Kurrajong) at The Pinnacle - 27 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at The Pinnacle - 14 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Nasutitermes sp. (genus) (Snouted termite, Gluegun termite) at The Pinnacle - 14 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Camponotus nigriceps (Black-headed sugar ant) at The Pinnacle - 14 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Callocephalon fimbriatum (Gang-gang Cockatoo) at The Pinnacle - 14 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Lepidoscia sp. (genus) (Unidentified cone case moth) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Neuroptera (order) (Unidentified lacewing) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Nemophora sp. (genus) (A Fairy Moth) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Coccinella transversalis (Transverse Ladybird) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Acyphas semiochrea (Omnivorous Tussock Moth) at The Pinnacle - 31 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at The Pinnacle - 20 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at The Pinnacle - 20 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Eurymela fenestrata (A gumtree hopper) at The Pinnacle - 20 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at The Pinnacle - 1 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at The Pinnacle - 1 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at The Pinnacle - 1 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at The Pinnacle - 1 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 29 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at The Pinnacle - 29 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton
Pyrrholaemus sagittata (Speckled Warbler) at The Pinnacle - 29 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at The Pinnacle - 10 Apr 2019 by Alison Milton
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Laxta sp. (genus) (Bark cockroach) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Eurymela fenestrata (A gumtree hopper) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at The Pinnacle - 28 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Geometridae sp. (family) (Unidentified Geometer moths) at The Pinnacle - 13 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at The Pinnacle - 10 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Geometridae sp. (family) (Unidentified Geometer moths) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Tip bug) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Cicadellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified leafhopper) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Doratifera quadriguttata (Four-spotted Cup Moth) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Psychidae sp. (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Eurymela fenestrata (A gumtree hopper) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Iridomyrmex sp. (genus) (Ant) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Glycaspis sp. (genus) (Unidentified sugary lerp) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Cadmus (Cadmus) luctuosus (Leaf beetle) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Paropsisterna fastidiosa (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at The Pinnacle - 5 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at The Pinnacle - 17 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Ctenotus robustus (Robust Striped-skink) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Rhinotia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Rhinotia weevil) at The Pinnacle - 7 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Ditropidus pulchellus (Leaf beetle) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at The Pinnacle - 5 Aug 2018 by Alison Milton
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at The Pinnacle - 1 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at The Pinnacle - 1 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 1 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at The Pinnacle - 1 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at The Pinnacle - 1 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Comptosia apicalis (A bee fly) at The Pinnacle - 20 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at The Pinnacle - 20 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at The Pinnacle - 20 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at The Pinnacle - 20 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 22 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at The Pinnacle - 22 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Rhipidura fuliginosa (Grey Fantail) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Hardenbergia violacea (False Sarsaparilla) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Ptilotula penicillatus (White-plumed Honeyeater) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at The Pinnacle - 2 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at The Pinnacle - 21 May 2017 by Alison Milton
Nephila edulis (Golden orb weaver) at The Pinnacle - 30 Apr 2017 by NathanaelC
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at The Pinnacle - 16 Apr 2017 by Alison Milton
Diuris pardina (Leopard doubletail) at The Pinnacle - 10 Oct 2016 by nic.mikhailovich
Indigofera adesmiifolia (Tick Indigo) at The Pinnacle - 22 May 2016 by nic.mikhailovich
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at The Pinnacle - 25 Sep 2015 by Alison Milton
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at The Pinnacle - 26 Oct 2014 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 27 Jul 2014 by Alison Milton
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at The Pinnacle - 27 Jul 2014 by Alison Milton
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at The Pinnacle - 27 Jul 2014 by Alison Milton
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at The Pinnacle - 22 Sep 2013 by Alison Milton
Pardalotus striatus (Striated Pardalote) at The Pinnacle - 31 Aug 2013 by Alison Milton
Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at The Pinnacle - 28 Apr 2013 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at The Pinnacle - 11 Oct 2010 by Alison Milton
Plesanemma fucata (Lemon Gum Moth) at The Pinnacle - 28 Apr 2010 by Alison Milton
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at The Pinnacle - 6 Apr 2008 by Alison Milton

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 5 Feb 2019 Recorded on
  • Alison Milton Recorded by

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