Ant / Bee / WaspCamponotus consobrinus

Banded sugar ant at Brogo, NSW

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Camponotus consobrinus at Brogo, NSW - 10 Oct 2016
Camponotus consobrinus at Brogo, NSW - 10 Oct 2016
Camponotus consobrinus at Brogo, NSW - 10 Oct 2016

Identification history

Ant / Bee / Wasp Camponotus consobrinus 16 Nov 2016 KimPullen Confirmed
Ant / Bee / Wasp Camponotus consobrinus 16 Nov 2016 KimPullen Suggested
Ant / Bee / Wasp Camponotus nigriceps 16 Nov 2016 KimPullen Suggested
Unidentified 14 Oct 2016 MaxCampbellUltra Reporter - MaxCampbell has reported over 500 sightings! Pending ID

1 comment

KimPullen wrote:
   17 Nov 2016
The colour, particularly the yellow at the base of the gaster, matches C. consobrinus rather than C. nigriceps.

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Nearby sightings

Leptotarsus sp. at Brogo, NSW - 5 Apr 2015
Leptotarsus sp. (TBC) at Brogo, NSW - 3 Apr 2015
Paraoxypilus tasmaniensis at Brogo, NSW - 3 Apr 2008
Ischnura heterosticta at Brogo, NSW - 29 Feb 2008
Orthetrum caledonicum at Brogo, NSW - 29 Feb 2008
Chrysolopus spectabilis at Brogo, NSW - 18 Mar 2007
Acrida conica at Brogo, NSW - 12 Feb 2007
Goniaea australasiae (TBC) at Brogo, NSW - 8 Jan 2007
Anoplognathus viriditarsis at Brogo, NSW - 2 Jan 2007
Polyporus arcularius at Brogo, NSW - 3 Sep 2006
Cortinarius alboviolaceus at Brogo, NSW - 25 Jun 2006
Macrolepiota clelandii at Brogo, NSW - 7 Jun 2006
Gastrimargus musicus at Brogo, NSW - 6 Feb 2006
Geastrum triplex at Brogo, NSW - 23 May 2005
Unidentified at Brogo, NSW - 13 Nov 2004
Leptotarsus sp. at Brogo, NSW - 5 Apr 2015
Leptotarsus sp. (TBC) at Brogo, NSW - 3 Apr 2015
Paraoxypilus tasmaniensis at Brogo, NSW - 3 Apr 2008
Ischnura heterosticta at Brogo, NSW - 29 Feb 2008
Orthetrum caledonicum at Brogo, NSW - 29 Feb 2008
Chrysolopus spectabilis at Brogo, NSW - 18 Mar 2007
Acrida conica at Brogo, NSW - 12 Feb 2007
Goniaea australasiae (TBC) at Brogo, NSW - 8 Jan 2007
Anoplognathus viriditarsis at Brogo, NSW - 2 Jan 2007
Polyporus arcularius at Brogo, NSW - 3 Sep 2006
Cortinarius alboviolaceus at Brogo, NSW - 25 Jun 2006
Macrolepiota clelandii at Brogo, NSW - 7 Jun 2006
Gastrimargus musicus at Brogo, NSW - 6 Feb 2006
Geastrum triplex at Brogo, NSW - 23 May 2005
Unidentified at Brogo, NSW - 13 Nov 2004

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  • Coordinates 149.763951-36.577524

Species information

Sighting information

  • Brogo, NSW Location
  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • MaxCampbell Recorded by
  • 10 Oct 2016 Recorded on
  • Website Reported via
  • Notes:
    Suggest - Camponotus nigriceps - Sugar Ant These ants love to build large nests under my paving. (loose layed over sand and gravel) They are otherwise inoffensive, being mostly nocturnal and disinclined to bite

Camponotus consobrinus locations

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