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

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Epopostruma sp. (genus) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019
Epopostruma sp. (genus) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019
Epopostruma sp. (genus) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019

Identification history

Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Epopostruma sp. (genus) 29 Jun 2019 Jon Lewis
Ant (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) Epopostruma sp. (genus) 29 Jun 2019 michaelb
Epopostruma sp (genus) 28 Jun 2019 Jon Lewis
Unidentified 28 Jun 2019 Christine

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2 comments

Jon Lewis wrote:
   29 Jun 2019
Nice work Christine - a new genus for CNM! These ants are not uncommon, but because they are small and slow they are not often noticed. They are amazing looking - you will be able to find good close up photos on the net. Cheers, Jon
Christine wrote:
   29 Jun 2019
Thanks Jon.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • 26 Jun 2019 Recorded on
  • Christine Recorded by

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