Central Scrub-clicker Platypsalta sp. 271
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Male
Species number (TNS): 271. Fore wing length: 12–14 mm. Distribution and seasonality: Restricted to the White Mountains in central northern Queensland. Adults occur during November. Notable localities: White Mountains. Habitat: Eucalypt woodland. Calling song and behaviour: A short, high-pitched buzz, followed by a long series of short clicks. Adults sit on the stems and branches of trees and shrubs. Similar species: None; a distinctive cicada.
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