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Myrmecorhynchus emeryi

Possum Ant at Acton, ACT

Myrmecorhynchus emeryi at Acton, ACT - 10 Jun 2022
Myrmecorhynchus emeryi at Acton, ACT - 10 Jun 2022
Myrmecorhynchus emeryi at Acton, ACT - 10 Jun 2022
Myrmecorhynchus emeryi at Acton, ACT - 10 Jun 2022
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Identification history

Myrmecorhynchus emeryi 17 Jun 2022 JonLewis
Unidentified 17 Jun 2022 TimL

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A foraging ant with the remains of a fly.

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Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Acton, ACT - 10 Jun 2022 by TimL Myrmecia pyriformis (A Bull ant) at Acton, ACT - 10 Jun 2022 by TimL Chondropyga dorsalis (Cowboy beetle) at Acton, ACT - 11 Mar 2022 by TimL Podagrionini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified mantis parasite wasp) at Acton, ACT - 4 Jan 2022 by TimL Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Acton, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by TimL Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at Acton, ACT - 8 Jun 2021 by TimL Stylidium sp. (Trigger Plant) at Acton, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by TimL Dasybasis sp. (genus) (A march fly) at Acton, ACT - 29 Dec 2020 by TimL Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Acton, ACT - 30 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Acton, ACT - 10 Jun 2022 by TimL
Myrmecia pyriformis (A Bull ant) at Acton, ACT - 10 Jun 2022 by TimL
Chondropyga dorsalis (Cowboy beetle) at Acton, ACT - 11 Mar 2022 by TimL
Podagrionini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified mantis parasite wasp) at Acton, ACT - 4 Jan 2022 by TimL
Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Acton, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by TimL
Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at Acton, ACT - 8 Jun 2021 by TimL
Stylidium sp. (Trigger Plant) at Acton, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by TimL
Dasybasis sp. (genus) (A march fly) at Acton, ACT - 29 Dec 2020 by TimL
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Acton, ACT - 30 Apr 2018 by RodDeb

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 10 Jun 2022 12:25 PM Recorded on
  • TimL Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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