Cape York Galloper Pauropsalta elgneri (Ashton, 1912)
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Species number (TNS):                          381. Fore wing length:                                 18–24 mm. Distribution and seasonality:             North Queensland, from the tip of Cape York Peninsula south to Weipa. Adults occur from November to February. Notable localities:                               Heathlands, Wenlock River. Habitat:                                                  Populations occur in eucalypt woodland. Calling song and behaviour:                     Rapidly emitted double-clicking with occasional triple clicks. Adults sit on the main trunks of eucalypts. Similar species:                                   River Galloper. database record
Currently known extent
Recording provided by A. Ewart