Pauropsalta walkeri Moulds and Owen, 2011
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Species number (TNS):
Fore wing length:
Distribution and seasonality:
From near Top Springs in north-west
Northern Territory east along the Gulf of
Carpentaria as far as Normanton and
south to near Kynuna. Adults occur from
December to February.
Eucalypt woodland, typically in the
vicinity of watercourses.
Calling song and behaviour:
Short phrases comprising a group of
clicks followed by a chirp, emitted at a
regular rhythm. Adults sit on the main
trunks and upper branches of eucalypts.
Dusty Squawker, Tropical Orange
dr-pop.net database record
Currently known extent
Recording provided by A. Ewart