Photos / Sounds

Observer

arnim

Date

April 13, 2019 08:33 AM NZST

Description

This one large ant was foraging slowly in this Isolepis cernua.

Rabbit chew is a routine issue with I.cernua too, as we see here.

Huberia brounii - Photo (c) Danilo Hegg, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Huberia brounii, a member of Myrmicine Ants (Subfamily Myrmicinae)
Added on April 15, 2019. 0 People agree, 2 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Grassi's Fierce Ant Tetramorium grassii

Observer

grey

Date

March 31, 2019 01:53 PM NZDT

Description

Found under a rock.

Grassi's Fierce Ant - Photo (c) Robert Taylor, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Grassi's Fierce Ant (Tetramorium grassii)
Added on April 08, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Observer

stephen_thorpe

Date

April 5, 2019

Description

Wairaki Stream Reserve, vicinity of 3 Royal Viking Way. One nest on the ground under a rotten log in native bush. Workers and queens observed. This observation is for the queens. Photo 1 shows two queens and a worker.

Tags

Solenopsis st1 - Photo (c) Stephen Thorpe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Solenopsis st1, a member of Fire Ants (Genus Solenopsis)
Added on April 08, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Ant Chelaner antarcticum

Observer

naturewatchwidow

Date

March 29, 2019 02:31 PM NZDT
Southern Ant - Photo (c) Lek Khauv, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Southern Ant (Chelaner antarcticum)
Added on March 31, 2019. 2 People agree, 3 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Ant Chelaner antarcticum

Observer

kyleb

Date

March 17, 2019 12:49 PM NZDT

Description

A small insect, less than 7 mm long. Apologies for poor-quality images, as the insect was in a low-light setting

Southern Ant - Photo (c) Lek Khauv, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Southern Ant (Chelaner antarcticum)
Added on March 28, 2019. 3 People agree, 8 disagree

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Observer

mpnavest

Date

March 18, 2019 03:27 PM NZDT
Huberia brounii - Photo (c) Danilo Hegg, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Huberia brounii, a member of Myrmicine Ants (Subfamily Myrmicinae)
Added on March 28, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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What

Southern Michelin Ant Amblyopone australis

Observer

cara36

Date

March 23, 2019 11:39 AM +13
Southern Michelin Ant - Photo (c) Angela  Simpson, all rights reserved, uploaded by Angela Simpson
ants_new_zealand's ID: Southern Michelin Ant (Amblyopone australis)
Added on March 28, 2019. 0 People agree, 2 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dave_holland

Date

March 11, 2019 10:37 AM NZDT

Description

huge ant

Huberia - Photo (c) Lek Khauv, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Genus Huberia, a member of Myrmicine Ants (Subfamily Myrmicinae)
Added on March 15, 2019. 0 People agree, 2 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

stephen_thorpe

Date

March 4, 2019

Description

Blockhouse Bay Recreational Reserve. One adult male, diurnally active.

Tags

Blue Pony Ant - Photo (c) Stephen Thorpe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Blue Pony Ant (Rhytidoponera chalybaea)
Added on March 12, 2019. 0 People agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

What

Big-Headed Ants Genus Pheidole

Observer

yukkiqiu

Date

March 8, 2019 05:59 PM +13
Big-Headed Ants - Photo (c) Philip Herbst, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Big-Headed Ants (Genus Pheidole)
Added on March 12, 2019. 0 People agree, 5 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Australian Big-headed Ant Pheidole vigilans

Observer

cappinkiwi

Date

March 9, 2019 08:13 PM NZDT

Description

Swarming up and down the street in their hundreds. 10mm.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

flamingtofunz

Date

March 10, 2019 12:18 PM NZDT
Ants - Photo (c) Jeffrey G. Cramer, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Ants (Family Formicidae)
Added on March 12, 2019. 2 People agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jacobl

Date

March 9, 2019 02:25 PM NZDT

Description

Found on a river bed, in beech forest.

Huberia - Photo (c) Lek Khauv, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Genus Huberia, a member of Myrmicine Ants (Subfamily Myrmicinae)
Added on March 12, 2019. 0 People agree, 3 disagree

Photos / Sounds

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What

Southern Ant Chelaner antarcticum

Observer

mpnavest

Date

September 8, 2016 10:50 AM NZST
Southern Ant - Photo (c) Lek Khauv, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Southern Ant (Chelaner antarcticum)
Added on March 09, 2019. 0 People agree, 4 disagree

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Observer

mpnavest

Date

November 23, 2017 01:16 PM NZDT

Description

from rotten wood

Austroponera - Photo (c) d_kluza, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Genus Austroponera, a member of Ringbum Ants (Subfamily Ponerinae)
Added on March 09, 2019. 0 People agree, 3 disagree

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pale-footed Ants and Allies Genus Technomyrmex

Observer

simonnicholas

Date

February 21, 2019 09:02 PM NZDT
Pale-footed Ants and Allies - Photo (c) Phil Bendle, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Pale-footed Ants and Allies (Genus Technomyrmex)
Added on February 24, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Observer

wiltonplaycentre

Date

February 18, 2019 11:26 AM NZDT

Description

Ants and possibly eggs?

Austroponera - Photo (c) d_kluza, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Genus Austroponera, a member of Ringbum Ants (Subfamily Ponerinae)
Added on February 22, 2019. 0 People agree, 3 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Michelin Ant Amblyopone australis

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

February 22, 2019 04:42 PM NZDT
Southern Michelin Ant - Photo (c) Angela  Simpson, all rights reserved, uploaded by Angela Simpson
ants_new_zealand's ID: Southern Michelin Ant (Amblyopone australis)
Added on February 22, 2019. 2 People agree, 2 disagree

Photos / Sounds

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What

Small Brown Bush Ant Prolasius advenus

Date

January 14, 2019 10:56 AM NZDT
Ants - Photo (c) Jeffrey G. Cramer, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Ants (Family Formicidae)
Added on February 16, 2019. 5 People agree, 0 disagree

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What

Rainbow Ants Genus Iridomyrmex

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

February 12, 2019 01:29 PM NZDT

Description

under a rotten log. I presume the pale ones are not long emerged.

Rainbow Ants - Photo (c) anonymous, some rights reserved (GFDL)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Rainbow Ants (Genus Iridomyrmex)
Added on February 15, 2019. 3 People agree, 2 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Ant Chelaner antarcticum

Observer

anna-nz

Date

February 2, 2019 10:19 AM +13

Description

8mm long (not including antenae).

Southern Ant - Photo (c) Lek Khauv, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Southern Ant (Chelaner antarcticum)
Added on February 13, 2019. 0 People agree, 3 disagree
Added as part of a taxon swap

Photos / Sounds

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What

Myrmicine Ants Subfamily Myrmicinae

Observer

samhg

Date

January 17, 2019 04:05 PM NZDT

Description

Found beneath a rotting log in native forest (totara canopy) degraded by stock access.

Southern Ant - Photo (c) Lek Khauv, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Southern Ant (Chelaner antarcticum)
Added on February 13, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 3 disagree
Added as part of a taxon swap

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Ant Chelaner antarcticum

Observer

zoology

Date

September 22, 2018 11:27 AM NZST
Southern Ant - Photo (c) Lek Khauv, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Southern Ant (Chelaner antarcticum)
Added on February 13, 2019. 0 People agree, 1 disagrees
Added as part of a taxon swap

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

mike68lusk

Date

February 8, 2019 10:52 AM NZDT

Description

under log

Austroponera - Photo (c) d_kluza, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Genus Austroponera, a member of Ringbum Ants (Subfamily Ponerinae)
Added on February 12, 2019. 2 People agree, 2 disagree

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Observer

daviddagcutan

Date

February 3, 2019 07:57 PM NZDT
Huberia brounii - Photo (c) Danilo Hegg, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Huberia brounii, a member of Myrmicine Ants (Subfamily Myrmicinae)
Added on February 12, 2019. 0 People agree, 3 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

zoology

Date

February 3, 2019 02:45 PM +13
Fire Ants - Photo (c) AJ Cann, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Fire Ants (Genus Solenopsis)
Added on February 12, 2019. 0 People agree, 3 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Copper-bellied Ant Ochetellus glaber

Observer

katemccombs

Date

December 10, 2018 11:28 AM NZDT

Description

In a rock crevice, amongst grassland.

Copper-bellied Ant - Photo (c) Peter Slingsby, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Copper-bellied Ant (Ochetellus glaber)
Added on February 12, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 3 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Ant Chelaner antarcticum

Observer

anna-nz

Date

February 2, 2019 10:19 AM +13

Description

8mm long (not including antenae).

Southern Ant - Photo (c) Lek Khauv, all rights reserved
ants_new_zealand's ID: Southern Ant (Monomorium antarcticum [inactive])
Added on February 12, 2019. 0 People agree, 3 disagree
(Inactive Taxon)

Photos / Sounds

What

Ewing's Tree Frog Litoria ewingii

Observer

patvb

Date

January 23, 2019 04:00 PM NZDT

Description

Small native ? frog.

Noticed it when blackberry picking in layby off SH2 at start of Trentham Scenic Reserve

Ewing's Tree Frog - Photo (c) john_barkla, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by John Barkla
ants_new_zealand's ID: Ewing's Tree Frog (Litoria ewingii)
Added on January 26, 2019. 2 People agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

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What

Grassi's Fierce Ant Tetramorium grassii

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

January 12, 2019 08:56 AM NZDT
Grassi's Fierce Ant - Photo (c) Robert Taylor, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
ants_new_zealand's ID: Grassi's Fierce Ant (Tetramorium grassii)
Added on January 18, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 4 disagree

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