Red Ringer Yoyetta regalis Emery, Emery and Popple, 2019
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Species number (TNS): 512. Fore wing length: 27–34 mm. Distribution and seasonality: From the Greater Sydney region west to near Bathurst in central New South Wales, with an isolated population in West Gippsland, Victoria. Adults can be found in December, January and Feburary. Notable localities: Royal National Park, Wambool Nature Reserve. Habitat: Eucalypt forest and woodland, often with a layer of shrubs or heath. Calling song and behaviour: A high frequency fluttering call with phrases begin fast and then slowing down, ending with an upward inflection. Singing occurs throughout the day. Adults sit on the stems and upper branches of eucalypts and large shrubs. Similar species: Subalpine Firetail, Grampians Firetail. database record
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