Ant / Bee / WaspMyrmecia forficata

Bull ant at Brogo, NSW

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Myrmecia forficata at Brogo, NSW - 11 Dec 2016
Myrmecia forficata at Brogo, NSW - 11 Dec 2016
Myrmecia forficata at Brogo, NSW - 11 Dec 2016

Identification history

Ant / Bee / Wasp Myrmecia forficata 18 Dec 2016 KimPullen
Ant / Bee / Wasp Myrmecia forficata 18 Dec 2016 KimPullen
Ant / Bee / Wasp Myrmecia sp. 11 Dec 2016 MaxCampbell1.4K

Author's notes

Suggest - Myrmecia forficata the "Inchman" This one is about 23mm. Seems to be carrying the abdomen to the right to compensate for the missing left hind leg. My references: http://www.alexanderwild.com/Ants/Taxonomic-List-of-Ant-Genera/Myrmecia/i-kG2k5dM/A https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myrmecia_forficata

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.771118-36.578799
  • Places Brogo, NSW

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 11 Dec 2016 Recorded on
  • MaxCampbell Recorded by
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