Top End Frog Squawker
Pauropsalta adelphe Owen and Moulds, 2016
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Species number (TNS):
Fore wing length:
Distribution and seasonality:
In the Northern Territory from east of
Darwin east to Oenpelli and south to
near Katherine. Adults occur from
October to January.
Litchfield National Park, Humpty Doo,
Eucalypt woodland. Populations are
Calling song and behaviour:
Deep notes, similar to the croaking of a
frog. Males often call in unison. Adults
perch on the main trunks of eucalypts
and other trees. Like many Pauropsalta
species, adults in this species complex
are quite mobile.
Kimberley Frog Squawker.
Currently known extent