Female, face
Saltbush Mirid
Scrub-clicker (Platypsalta cf sp)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: True Bugs (Hemiptera)
Family: Cicada (Cicadidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Scrub-clicker (Platypsalta cf sp)
This Photo:     Female, ventral

Thank you Ethan Beaver for identifying and Neo Scott Anzai for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
Female was ~15mm long
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This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.