Ochetellus sp.

Ochetellus punctatissimus (Emery, 1887)

A small ant foudn locally in the garden amongst flowers

How to identify Ochetellus punctatissimus?

A small black ant with a shiny abdomen with the head and thorax a little wider than the rest of the ant’s body

What habitats does Ochetellus punctatissimus live in?

Can be found in a number of different habitats inclding gardens

What is the distribution of Ochetellus punctatissimus?

Across Australia including around Tasmania

How big does Ochetellus punctatissimus grow?

Can grow to around 2 to 3mm

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