Workers are uniformly light brown, wingless and around 2-3mm long. Queens are dark brown and larger, around 10-12mm long.
To help protect our environment:
Open habitats, coastal areas, scrub, forest edges, urban areas.
Preys on, competes with and interferes with invertebrates, may prey upon hatchlings in nests. Protects horticultural pest insect species from predation, kills poultry hatchlings, robs beehives and interferes with pest plant biocontrol.
Check for ants before moving potted plants. You can do this by submerging the plant in water for two minutes. Check camping gear, garden soil, bark, building materials, vehicles and vessels for ants before you move them.