Green Spinifex Rattler Calipsalta viridans Moulds and Marshall, 2022
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Species number (TNS): 857. Fore wing length: 20–23 mm. Distribution and seasonality: From central and north-west Western Australia east into far north South Australia. Adults occur from December to February. Notable localities: Kununurra (S. Ong), 74 km W. of Sandfire Roashouse (Simon lab and M. Moulds). Habitat: Low shrubs in open grassland and shrubland. Calling song and behaviour: A fine rattle or buzz, sung in bouts. Similar species: Turkey Bush Cicada.
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Female