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Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)Myrmecia sp., pilosula-group

Jack jumper at Namadgi National Park

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Myrmecia sp., pilosula-group at Namadgi National Park - 13 Apr 2019
Myrmecia sp., pilosula-group at Namadgi National Park - 13 Apr 2019

Identification history

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Myrmecia sp., pilosula-group 14 Apr 2019 Jon Lewis
Unidentified 14 Apr 2019 Christine

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Author's notes

Not an inch long, but I assume some sort of Jack Jumper or bull ant. I did not see any jumping. feeding on small tree with plenty of lerps.

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Austrolestes cingulatus (Metallic Ringtail) at Namadgi National Park - 3 Mar 2019 by rawshorty
ARGIOLESTIDAE (Family) (Flatwings) at Namadgi National Park - 3 Mar 2019 by rawshorty

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • 13 Apr 2019 Recorded on
  • Christine Recorded by

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