Small Southern Ambertail Yoyetta nigrimontana Emery, Emery and Popple, 2015
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Male
Species number (TNS):        716. Fore wing length:               18–22 mm. Distribution and seasonality:  Restricted to Canberra in the Australian Capital Territory. Adults are present during November and December. Notable localities:             Black Mountain, Mount Majura. Habitat:                                   Eucalypt woodland with a shrubby understorey. Calling song and behaviour:    Short phrases produced by the rapid emission of a series of ticks; often repeated. Males call whilst stationary and in flight. Adults sit on the main trunks of eucalypts and occasional on power poles. Similar species:                Small Bassian Ambertail.
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