Broad-winged Buzzer Myopsalta melanobasis Popple, 2017
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Male
Species number (TNS): 283. Fore wing length: 15–18 mm. Distribution and seasonality: Widespread, though patchy, throughout the brigalow belt in inland Queensland. Adults occur mainly during December. Notable localities: Morven, Brigalow, Maclagan, Southwood National Park. Habitat: This species is usually found in Brigalow (Acacia harpohylla) dominated woodland and scrubland. Calling song and behaviour: A continuous stutter of rapidly emitted phrases. Adults sit high on the main branches of Brigalow. Similar species: Bassian Buzzer, Fence Buzzer, Black Brigalow Buzzer, Black Acacia Buzzer.
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