Ant / Bee / WaspLeptomyrmex erythrocephalus

Spider ant at Brogo, NSW

Leptomyrmex erythrocephalus at Brogo, NSW - 21 May 2012

Identification history

Ant / Bee / Wasp Leptomyrmex erythrocephalus 9 Sep 2016 KimPullen
Unidentified 7 Sep 2016 MaxCampbellUltra Reporter - MaxCampbell has reported over 500 sightings!

Author's notes

Ant_Leptomyrmex_erythrocephalus_maybe

2 comments

KimPullen wrote:
   9 Sep 2016
Correct: Leptomyrmex erythrocephalus.
KimPullen wrote:
   9 Sep 2016
The ants are tending a population of Ceroplastes destructor (White wax scale).

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  • Coordinates 149.765067-36.576077

Species information

Sighting information

  • Brogo, NSW Location
  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • MaxCampbell Recorded by
  • 21 May 2012 Recorded on
  • Website Reported via
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