Southern Red-eyed Squeaker
Popplepsalta notialis notialis (Popple, 2013)
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Fore wing length:
Distribution and seasonality:
A warm temperate distribution from
Gerroa on the south coast of New
South Wales north to near Monto in
south-east Queensland and west to Mt
Moffatt in central Queensland. Adults
occur from late September to February.
Sydney, Gosford, Coonabarabran,
Armidale, Toowoomba, Rathdowney.
Eucalypt woodland and open forest.
Also urban parks and gardens around
Calling song and behaviour:
A long buzz followed by a slow to
moderately-paced emission of
alternating long and short chirps. Adults
sit on the upper branches and in foliage
of trees and shrubs.
Sprinkler Squeaker, Maraca Squeaker,
also see Inland Sprinkler Squeaker
(different subspecies) and hybrids
between the subspecies.
dr-pop.net database record
Currently known extent