Pauropsalta elgneri (Ashton, 1912)
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Fore wing length:
Distribution and seasonality:
North Queensland, from the tip of Cape
York Peninsula south to Archer River, and
from Cape Flattery north of Cooktown.
Adults occur from November to February.
Heathlands, Wenlock River.
Populations occur in association with
paperbark trees (Melaleuca spp.) in low-
lying swampy areas and in grassy
Calling song and behaviour:
Rapidly emitted double-clicking with
occasional triple clicks. Adults sit on the
main trunks of eucalypts.
dr-pop.net database record
Currently known extent
Recording provided by A. Ewart