Lizard Island Head Squeaker (species: Goodangarkia dingaali) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Goodangarkia dingaali
Lizard Island Head Squeaker

©Ryan McMinds: An adult Goodangarkia dingaali at Lizard Island Research Station. Identified by Matthew Connors on iNaturalist.

©Ella Cherrington: A juvenile Goodangarkia dingaali at Lizard Island Research Station. Thanks to Matthew Connors for the id.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Orthoptera
Family Tettigoniidae
Genus Goodangarkia
Species Goodangarkia dingaali



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Up to 4 cm (approximate body length of photographed specimen)


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Distribution and habitat preferences

This species is only known from a few specimens on Lizard Island.

Web resources


  • Rentz, D.C.F. (2016). Studies in Australian Tettigoniidae: a review of the Australian katydids of the genus Goodangarkia (Tettigoniidae: Conocephalinae; Agraeciini; Liarina). Zootaxa, 4136: 71-100.