Brigalow Scrub-buzzer Platypsalta sp. (cf.dubia)
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Male
Species number (TNS): 263. Fore wing length: 12–14 mm. Distribution and seasonality: Inland Queensland, from Glenden south to near Mundubbera. Adults occur during December and January. Notable localities: 20 km south of Taroom, Theodore. Habitat: Woodland dominated by Brigalow (Acacia harpophylla). Calling song and behaviour: A drawn out "zeeeeeeeeeeeeeeep" emitted every few seconds. Adults sit on the main trunk, branches and stems of Brigalow and other trees and shrubs. Similar species: Bulloak Scrub-buzzer.
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