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Papyrius sp (undescribed)

Hairy Coconut Ant at Jerrabomberra, ACT

Papyrius sp (undescribed) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 25 Mar 2022
Papyrius sp (undescribed) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 25 Mar 2022
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Identification history

Papyrius sp (undescribed) 27 Mar 2022 JonLewis
Papyrius sp (undescribed) 27 Mar 2022 rawshorty

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They were picking off the nymphs of an unknown species. Not sure what they did with them?

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JonLewis wrote:
   27 Mar 2022
Great photos! You should have followed that ant to see what it did with the nymph!! Cheers, Jon

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Smicrocotis obscura (Leafhopper) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 13 Jun 2022 by rawshorty Lepidogryllus sp. (genus) (A cricket) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 13 Jun 2022 by rawshorty Lepidoscia adelopis, annosella and similar species (A Case moth) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 13 Jun 2022 by rawshorty Papyrius sp (undescribed) (Hairy Coconut Ant) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 12 Jun 2022 by rawshorty Comptosia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty Araneus circulissparsus (species group) (Speckled Orb-weaver) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty Paropsisterna beata (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty Paropsisterna octosignata (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty Paropsis sp. (genus) (A leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty Spondyliaspis plicatuloides (Shell Lerps) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 29 Dec 2021 by rawshorty Lasiopsylla sp. (genus) (Psyllid or Lerp insect) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 29 Dec 2021 by rawshorty Uraba lugens (Gumleaf Skeletonizer) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 29 Dec 2021 by rawshorty Bothriomutilla rugicollis (Mutillid wasp or 'Velvet ant') at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by regeraghty Odontomyia sp. (genus) (Soldier fly) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by YellowButton Eucalyptus blakelyi (Blakely's Red Gum) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 27 Nov 2021 by MichaelMulvaney Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by JaneR Paronychia brasiliana (Brazilian Whitlow) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by JaneR Juncus capitatus (Dwarf Rush) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by JaneR Crassula decumbens var. decumbens (A Stonecrop) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by JaneR Silene gallica var. gallica (French Catchfly) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by JaneR Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 6 Oct 2021 by Mike Bossiaea prostrata (Creeping bossiaea) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 27 Sep 2021 by Harrisi
Smicrocotis obscura (Leafhopper) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 13 Jun 2022 by rawshorty
Lepidogryllus sp. (genus) (A cricket) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 13 Jun 2022 by rawshorty
Lepidoscia adelopis, annosella and similar species (A Case moth) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 13 Jun 2022 by rawshorty
Papyrius sp (undescribed) (Hairy Coconut Ant) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 12 Jun 2022 by rawshorty
Comptosia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty
Araneus circulissparsus (species group) (Speckled Orb-weaver) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty
Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty
Paropsisterna beata (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty
Paropsisterna octosignata (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty
Paropsis sp. (genus) (A leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by rawshorty
Spondyliaspis plicatuloides (Shell Lerps) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 29 Dec 2021 by rawshorty
Lasiopsylla sp. (genus) (Psyllid or Lerp insect) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 29 Dec 2021 by rawshorty
Uraba lugens (Gumleaf Skeletonizer) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 29 Dec 2021 by rawshorty
Bothriomutilla rugicollis (Mutillid wasp or 'Velvet ant') at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by regeraghty
Odontomyia sp. (genus) (Soldier fly) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by YellowButton
Eucalyptus blakelyi (Blakely's Red Gum) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 27 Nov 2021 by MichaelMulvaney
Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by JaneR
Paronychia brasiliana (Brazilian Whitlow) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by JaneR
Juncus capitatus (Dwarf Rush) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by JaneR
Crassula decumbens var. decumbens (A Stonecrop) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by JaneR
Silene gallica var. gallica (French Catchfly) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by JaneR
Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 6 Oct 2021 by Mike
Bossiaea prostrata (Creeping bossiaea) at Jerrabomberra, ACT - 27 Sep 2021 by Harrisi

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 25 Mar 2022 09:46 AM Recorded on
  • rawshorty Recorded by

Additional information

  • Gum sapling Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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