Mount Surprise Grass-ticker Paradina sp (cf. leichardti)
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Species number (TNS):        334. Fore wing length:               11–13 mm. Distribution and seasonality:  Known from the Mount Surprise district and west of Petford in north Queensland. Adults have been observed from January to March. Notable localities:            Mount Surprise (A. Ewart). Habitat:                                   Open grassland and grassy woodland. Calling song and behaviour:    A high-frequency chirp produced approximately every 10 seconds. Males sing during sunny conditions. Adults sit on grass stems. Similar species:                Black Grass-ticker. database record
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Recording provided by A. Ewart