Dawson Range Squeaker Popplepsalta blackdownensis (Popple, 2013)
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Species number (TNS): 424. Fore wing length: 15–19 mm. Distribution and seasonality: Found in the central highlands region of Queensland, including Expedition Range and Dawson Range. Adults have been observed from October to January. Notable localities: North of Rubyvale (Simon lab), Blackdown Tableland. Habitat: This species occurs in eucalypt forest growing on sandstone ranges and plateaus. Calling song and behaviour: A slow maraca-like call comprising alternating long and short chirps. Males call from the upper branches of eucalypts. Similar species: Maraca Squeaker.
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