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An Australian Tawny Frogmouth (Podargidae: Podargus strigoides), also known as Tawny-shouldered Frogmouth, or (incorrectly) as Mopoke, Morepoke and Frogmouth Owl, roosts during the daytime in a Cajuput Tree (Myrtaceae: Melaleuca leucadendra (= leucadendron) in a suburban street. Its mate may be sitting on a nest nearby.  //  Frogmouth: Length to 50cm, nocturnal, preys on insects and small vertebrates, open woodland throughout Australia, Tasmania, southern New Guinea, weak anisodactyl toes useless for catching prey;  /  Cajuput Tree: to 40m, tropical Australia, especially near water, paperbark, drought tolerant, popular in gardens and parks;