Common Macrotona

Macrotona australis (Walker, 1870)

Its colour varies from red through to grey. However, most individuals have a reddish bronze colouring behind the hind legs.

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What habitats does Macrotona australis live in?

Spinifex grass in heath habitats. It also lives in urban areas.

What is the distribution of Macrotona australis?

Southern and eastern Australia

How big does Macrotona australis grow?

Can grow to around 30mm

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