Popplepsalta tremula (Popple, 2013)
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Species number (TNS):
Fore wing length:
Distribution and seasonality:
Known from Carnarvon Gorge in central
Queensland and from Eidsvold, south to
Goondiwindi, Inglewood and the Leslie
Dam west of Warwick in southern
Queensland. Adults are present from
October to February.
Cooyar, Benarkin, Chinchilla, Yelarbon
Open forest and woodland where this
species may be associated with box
eucalypts, ironbarks and red gums.
Calling song and behaviour:
A lilting call with a distinctive maraca-like
quality, comprising alternating long and
short chirps. Adults sit on the upper
branches and in foliage of eucalypts.
Sprinkler Squeaker, Southern Red-eyed
Squeaker, Static Squeaker, Western
dr-pop.net database record
Currently known extent