Drysdale Rattler Illyria sp. (cf. australensis)
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Species number (TNS): 727. Fore wing length: 22–27 mm. Distribution and seasonality: Known only from near Drysdale Station in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Adults have been observed during October. Notable localities: Drysdale. Habitat: Open woodland. Calling song and behaviour: A metallic, wavering buzz, produced in long or short bursts. Adults sit on the main trunks and branches of eucalypts and other small trees. Similar species: Semi-arid Rattler, Litchfield Rattler.
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