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AntMyrmecia tarsata

Bullant or Bulldog ant at Mimosa Rocks National Park

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Myrmecia tarsata at Mimosa Rocks National Park - 2 Mar 2019
Myrmecia tarsata at Mimosa Rocks National Park - 2 Mar 2019

Identification history

Ant Myrmecia tarsata 26 Apr 2019 KerriLee
Unidentified 25 Apr 2019 lalbertson

Author's notes

Location Wajurda Point near Moon Bay in Mimosa Rocks NP, early March 2019

1 comment

KerriLee wrote:
   26 Apr 2019
The shiny, black end of abdomen ('gaster') with a bronze tip, the yellow mandibles, the otherwise black body, and the leg colour convince me that this is Myrmecia tarsata. Our other local species differ in their colour combinations.

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Hypoxis hygrometrica var. hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Mimosa Rocks National Park - 2 Mar 2019
Polymeria calycina at Mimosa Rocks National Park - 2 Mar 2019
Pseuderanthemum variabile (Pastel Flower) at Mimosa Rocks National Park - 2 Mar 2019
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Ocybadistes walkeri (Green Grass-dart) at Mimosa Rocks National Park - 5 Feb 2019
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust) at Mimosa Rocks National Park - 5 Feb 2019

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 2 Mar 2019 11:02 AM Recorded on
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