Animals of Simpson Desert biogeographic subregion
Total number of species: 327
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Note: Wildlife statistics are based on information that has been submitted to the DES WildNet database and converted to a 10km² grid. The grid information has been intersected with the mapping polygons to determine the species lists. Click here to view the species grid metadata.
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This page should be cited as:
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2013) Animals of Simpson Desert biogeographic subregion, WetlandInfo website, accessed 8 June 2023. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=biogeographic-subregion-simpson-desert&Kingdom=animals