Sandgrinder Arenopsaltria fullo (Walker, 1850)
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Male
Species number (TNS):        012. Fore wing length:               28–34 mm. Distribution and seasonality:  Western Australia, coastally from the Murchison River south to Augusta. Adults occur from October to March. Notable localities:               Perth, Geraldton. Habitat:                                   Populations occur in open heath growing on sandy soils. Calling song and behaviour:    A course, grating continuous call.  Adults typically sit on the branches of small trees. Similar species:                 Eastern Sandgrinder.
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Recording provided by A. Ewart