Crimson Fairy Gymnotympana rufa Ashton, 1914
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Male
Previously referred to as Baeturia rufa. Species number (TNS):                          552. Fore wing length:                                 17–22 mm. Distribution and seasonality:               Known only from Cape York, north Queensland, where it is restricted to Iron Range, the Wenlock River and McIllwraith Range. Adults occur from December to June. Notable localities:                             Claudie River (M. S. Moulds). Habitat:                                                  Tropical rainforest. Calling song and behaviour:                     Song unknown. Adults sit in the upperfoliage of rainforest vegetation. Similar species:                              Red Belly, Green Fairy.
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