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

Bull ant or Jack Jumper at Namadgi National Park

Myrmecia sp. (genus) at Namadgi National Park - 2 Apr 2019

Identification history

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Myrmecia sp. (genus) 5 Apr 2019 Jon Lewis
Unidentified 2 Apr 2019 Christine

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Author's notes

Bull ants. Sitting on a leaf and not moving. It was cold and approaching dusk.

1 comment

Christine wrote:
   5 Apr 2019
Oops, I just realise that I have the wrong animal size. These guys were definitely an inch long. Sorry!

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Arthropodium milleflorum (Vanilla Lily) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Dec 2014 by KenT
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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • 1 Apr 2019 Recorded on
  • Christine Recorded by

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