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Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)Iridomyrmex rufoniger

Tufted Tyrant Ant at Queanbeyan East, NSW

Iridomyrmex rufoniger at Queanbeyan East, NSW - 13 Mar 2019

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Tending leafhopper and scale

2 comments

Jon Lewis wrote:
   11 Apr 2019
Hi Alison and Michael, sorry I must have missed this when it was put up and I've just seen it. I think it is actually Iridomyrmex rufoniger. Cheers, Jon
michaelb wrote:
   12 Apr 2019
Thanks Jon

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • Acacia Associated plant
  • 13 Mar 2019 Recorded on
  • Alison Milton Recorded by

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