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Gumtree hopper nymphs being tended to by ants  ( none are identified) There are about 9 or 10 hopper nymphs in the photo Australia,Geotagged,Summer Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Gumtree hopper nymphs being tended to by ants ( none are identified)

There are about 9 or 10 hopper nymphs in the photo

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  1. What about the Golden-tailed Spiny Ant,Ernts (Polyrhachis ammon)?
    https://www.qm.qld.gov.au/Find+out+about/Animals+of+Queensland/Insects/Ants/Common+species/Spiny+Ants#.Xm0Pui2B3xQ
    Posted 15 days ago, modified 15 days ago
    1. Thank you Jivko, I will go back maybe tomorrow and have a much more observant look at them.
      It is a big possibility that you are correct.
      Posted 15 days ago

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Uploaded Mar 13, 2020. Captured Mar 12, 2020 17:38 in 3 Coupland Ave, Tea Gardens NSW 2324, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 700D
  • f/11.0
  • 1/128s
  • ISO400
  • 113mm