Ant / Bee / WaspCamponotus nigriceps

Black-headed sugar ant at Tathra, NSW

Camponotus nigriceps at Tathra, NSW - 9 Oct 2012

Identification history

Ant / Bee / Wasp Camponotus nigriceps 10 Nov 2016 KimPullen Confirmed
Ant / Bee / Wasp Camponotus nigriceps 10 Nov 2016 KimPullen Suggested
Ant / Bee / Wasp Camponotus consobrinus 5 Nov 2016 KerryVanceBulk Reporter - KerryVance has reported over 100 sightings! Suggested

2 comments

   6 Nov 2016
Hi Kerry, I'm thinking this is Camponotus nigriceps
Reference: Insects of south eastern Australia by Roger Farrow - Pg 121 also
http://www.alexanderwild.com/Ants/Taxonomic-List-of-Ant-Genera/Camponotus/i-NgkhhX4/A
KimPullen wrote:
   10 Nov 2016
Agree Max - Camponotus nigriceps.

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  • Coordinates 149.967486-36.734011

Sighting information

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Conservation key

  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Rare Native
  • Local Native
  • Non-local Native
  • Exotic
  • Noxious Pest
  • Locally Extinct

Camponotus nigriceps locations

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