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Species number (TNS):
Fore wing length:
Distribution and seasonality:
Known only from Adelaide and the
adjacent Mt Lofty Ranges in South
Australia. Adults are present in
November or December.
Eucalypt woodland and parkland.
Calling song and behaviour:
Repeated, short phrases, each
with a series of six rapid chrips.
Adults sit on the main trunks and
upper branches of eucalypts.
Rarely observed, though known to
occur in large numbers.
dr-pop.net database record
Currently known extent
Yoyetta aaede (Walker, 1851)
Images of live specimens © Nathan Emery. Included here with permission.