Sandplain Cicada Parnquila sp. (cf. magna)
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Species number (TNS): 025. Fore wing length: 21–24 mm. Distribution and seasonality: Inland Queensland from the Charleville district east to near Inglewood. Adults are present from November to February. Notable localities: Beardmore Dam, Alton National Park, Charleville. Habitat: Grassy woodland, open shrubland and grassland on sandplains. Populations are somewhat localised. Calling song and behaviour: A simple buzzing call, emitted in short bursts. Adults sit on grass and on small trees and shrubs. Similar species: None; a distinctive species. database record
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