Southern Spotted Cicada

Gelidea torrida (Erichson, 1842)

Adults sit on the stems of small trees and shrubs making a soft creaking call

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What habitats does Gelidea torrida live in?

Eucalypt forest and shrubby heathland

What is the distribution of Gelidea torrida?

Victoria and Tasmania

How big does Gelidea torrida grow?

Can grow to around 26mm

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