Reticulate Bottle Cicada
Euthemopsaltria laeta Moulds, 2014
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Fore wing length:
Distribution and seasonality:
The wet tropics of north-eastern
Queensland from Windsor Tableland
south to Kirrima Range and south-
eastern Queensland from Mount
Glorious south to Springbrook. Adults
are typically present between December
and June, but may also occur in other
Malanda (J. Olive), Windsor Tableland
Remnant (primary) rainforest.
Calling song and behaviour:
A continuous, pure whistle. Males sit
amongst thick vegetation and call only at
Specimens often fade from green to
yellow-brown after death.
Large Bottle Cicada.
dr-pop.net database record
Currently known extent