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Myrmecia sp (pilosula?)
large black ant with reddish legs hauling a dead insect that might be a damselfly type? Actually a crane fly! Thanks, Scott.
On a sign in the town of Derby, Tasmania.
I am not sure exactly what happened at the beginning which is shown in photo 2 where a small ant is holding onto the tail of the insect being carried and then in photo 3 that ant leaves the prey and goes away. Was he helping at first or was he trying to get the prey for himself?