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Unidentified ant at Stromlo, ACT

Formicidae (family) at Stromlo, ACT - 11 Apr 2022
Formicidae (family) at Stromlo, ACT - 11 Apr 2022
Formicidae (family) at Stromlo, ACT - 11 Apr 2022
Formicidae (family) at Stromlo, ACT - 11 Apr 2022
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Identification history

Formicidae (family) 22 Apr 2022 KimberiRP
Unidentified 11 Apr 2022 trevorpreston

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Fly about 10mm on top of grass stem.

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KimberiRP wrote:
   22 Apr 2022
A male.

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Nearby sightings

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Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston Uperoleia laevigata (Smooth Toadlet) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston Ctenotus robustus (Robust Striped-skink) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston Palaeosia (genus) at Stromlo, ACT - 11 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Stromlo, ACT - 11 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston zz bolete at Stromlo, ACT - 25 Mar 2022 by Kurt Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley Oenochroa and Artiastis (genera) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Feb 2022 by trevorpreston Chezala privatella (A Concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 31 Jan 2022 by tpreston Acacia implexa (Hickory Wattle) at Stromlo, ACT - 31 Jan 2022 by tpreston Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 31 Jan 2022 by tpreston Austrostipa densiflora (Foxtail Speargrass) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Nov 2021 by JaneR Lomandra longifolia (Spiny-headed Mat-rush, Honey Reed) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Nov 2021 by JaneR Erodium brachycarpum (Heronsbill) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Sep 2021 by AaronClausen Thrips excaeletus (A thrip) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Nov 2020 by Alice Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Stromlo, ACT - 15 Oct 2020 by SandraH Dichromodes atrosignata (Black-signed Heath Moth ) at Stromlo, ACT - 27 Sep 2020 by Christine Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Stromlo, ACT - 31 Jul 2020 by Kurt Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Stromlo, ACT - 25 May 2020 by MatthewFrawley Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Stromlo, ACT - 25 May 2020 by MatthewFrawley Aristida ramosa (Purple Wire Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 25 May 2020 by MatthewFrawley Fimbristylis dichotoma (A Sedge) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Mar 2020 by MattM Coccinellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified lady beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by Christine Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Sep 2019 by HelenCross Accipiter cirrocephalus (Collared Sparrowhawk) at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Jul 2018 by Christine Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Oct 2017 by Christine Dichromodes consignata (Signed Heath Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Oct 2017 by Christine Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston
Uperoleia laevigata (Smooth Toadlet) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston
Ctenotus robustus (Robust Striped-skink) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston
Palaeosia (genus) at Stromlo, ACT - 11 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston
Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Stromlo, ACT - 11 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston
zz bolete at Stromlo, ACT - 25 Mar 2022 by Kurt
Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Oenochroa and Artiastis (genera) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Feb 2022 by trevorpreston
Chezala privatella (A Concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 31 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Acacia implexa (Hickory Wattle) at Stromlo, ACT - 31 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 31 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Austrostipa densiflora (Foxtail Speargrass) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Nov 2021 by JaneR
Lomandra longifolia (Spiny-headed Mat-rush, Honey Reed) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Nov 2021 by JaneR
Erodium brachycarpum (Heronsbill) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Sep 2021 by AaronClausen
Thrips excaeletus (A thrip) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Nov 2020 by Alice
Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Stromlo, ACT - 15 Oct 2020 by SandraH
Dichromodes atrosignata (Black-signed Heath Moth ) at Stromlo, ACT - 27 Sep 2020 by Christine
Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Stromlo, ACT - 31 Jul 2020 by Kurt
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Stromlo, ACT - 25 May 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Stromlo, ACT - 25 May 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Aristida ramosa (Purple Wire Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 25 May 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Fimbristylis dichotoma (A Sedge) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Mar 2020 by MattM
Coccinellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified lady beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by Christine
Stypandra glauca (Nodding Blue Lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Sep 2019 by HelenCross
Accipiter cirrocephalus (Collared Sparrowhawk) at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Jul 2018 by Christine
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Oct 2017 by Christine
Dichromodes consignata (Signed Heath Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Oct 2017 by Christine
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 11 Apr 2022 03:18 PM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Grass Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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