Green Baron Psaltoda magnifica Moulds, 1984
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Species number (TNS): 092. Fore wing length: 50–62 mm. Distribution and seasonality: Found only in the Queensland tropics from the Windsor Tableland south to Paluma. A prominant species on the Atherton Tableland. Adults occur from November to March. Notable localities: Lake Barrine, Herberton Range, Malanda, Henrietta Creek. Habitat: Populations occur in association with primary rainforest and mature regrowth. Calling song and behaviour: A rich series of yodelling sequences with a low undertone. Each sequence varies in timing and alternates regularly. It is one of the most pleasant sounds of the tropical rainforest. Adults sit on the upper branches of rainforest trees. Similar species: Red Roarer, Smoky Sage, Golden Emperor.
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