Slender Squawker Pauropsalta extensa (Goding and Froggatt, 1904)
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Female
Includes Pauropsalta prolongata Goding and Froggatt, 1904. Species number (TNS):                          653. Fore wing length:                                 18–23 mm. Distribution and seasonality:             South-east South Australia where it is known from near Murray Bridge, near Tailem Bend and north of Bordertown. Notable localities:                               Tailem Bend (Simon lab), Burdett. Habitat:                                                  Mallee eucalypt woodland, including roadside remnants. Calling song and behaviour:                     Short, sweeping buzz phrases, repeated monotonously. There can be long periods of silence between bouts of calling. Adult sit on the branches and stems of mallee eucalypts. Similar species:                                   Mallee Squawker.
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