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Wildlife of Elizabeth Springs Conservation Park

Total number of species: 206

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Kingdom Class Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Status
animals mammals Suidae Sus scrofa pig II
animals mammals Felidae Felis catus cat II
animals mammals Canidae Canis familiaris dog II
animals mammals Muridae Leggadina forresti Forrest's mouse C QA
animals mammals Muridae Notomys cervinus fawn hopping-mouse C QA
animals mammals Vespertilionidae Chalinolobus gouldii Gould's wattled bat C QA
animals mammals Vespertilionidae Nyctophilus geoffroyi lesser long-eared bat C QA
animals mammals Vespertilionidae Scotorepens balstoni inland broad-nosed bat C QA
animals mammals Macropodidae Osphranter rufus red kangaroo C QA
animals mammals Dasyuridae Planigale tenuirostris narrow-nosed planigale C QA
animals mammals Dasyuridae Sminthopsis crassicaudata fat-tailed dunnart C QA
animals mammals Dasyuridae Sminthopsis macroura stripe-faced dunnart C QA
animals birds Motacillidae Anthus novaeseelandiae Australasian pipit C QAI
animals birds Estrildidae Taeniopygia guttata zebra finch C QA
animals birds Dicaeidae Dicaeum hirundinaceum mistletoebird C QAI
animals birds Locustellidae Cincloramphus cruralis brown songlark C QA
animals birds Locustellidae Cincloramphus mathewsi rufous songlark C QA
animals birds Acrocephalidae Acrocephalus australis Australian reed-warbler C QAI
animals birds Alaudidae Mirafra javanica Horsfield's bushlark C QAI
animals birds Petroicidae Microeca fascinans jacky winter C QAI
animals birds Petroicidae Petroica goodenovii red-capped robin C QA
animals birds Corcoracidae Struthidea cinerea apostlebird C QA
animals birds Monarchidae Grallina cyanoleuca magpie-lark C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Myiagra inquieta restless flycatcher C QA
animals birds Corvidae Corvus coronoides Australian raven C QA
animals birds Corvidae Corvus orru Torresian crow C QAI
animals birds Corvidae Corvus sp. C U
animals birds Rhipiduridae Rhipidura leucophrys willie wagtail C QAI
animals birds Artamidae Artamus cinereus black-faced woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Artamus personatus masked woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Artamus superciliosus white-browed woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Gymnorhina tibicen Australian magpie C QAI
animals birds Pachycephalidae Colluricincla harmonica grey shrike-thrush C QAI
animals birds Pachycephalidae Pachycephala rufiventris rufous whistler C QAI
animals birds Campephagidae Coracina novaehollandiae black-faced cuckoo-shrike C QAI
animals birds Campephagidae Lalage tricolor white-winged triller C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Acanthagenys rufogularis spiny-cheeked honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Ashbyia lovensis gibberbird C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Epthianura aurifrons orange chat C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Epthianura tricolor crimson chat C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Gavicalis virescens singing honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Manorina flavigula yellow-throated miner C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Ptilotula penicillata white-plumed honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Purnella albifrons white-fronted honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Sugomel nigrum black honeyeater C QA
animals birds Maluridae Malurus assimilis purple-backed fairy-wren C QA
animals birds Maluridae Malurus leucopterus white-winged fairy-wren C QA
animals birds Meropidae Merops ornatus rainbow bee-eater C QAI
animals birds Alcedinidae Todiramphus pyrrhopygius red-backed kingfisher C QA
animals birds Tytonidae Tyto javanica eastern barn owl C QAI
animals birds Strigidae Ninox boobook southern boobook C QAI
animals birds Cuculidae Chalcites basalis Horsfield's bronze-cuckoo C QAI
animals birds Psittaculidae Melopsittacus undulatus budgerigar C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Cacatua sanguinea little corella C QAI
animals birds Cacatuidae Eolophus roseicapilla galah C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Nymphicus hollandicus cockatiel C QA
animals birds Glareolidae Stiltia isabella Australian pratincole C QA
animals birds Turnicidae Turnix velox little button-quail C QA
animals birds Charadriidae Charadrius ruficapillus red-capped plover C QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Elseyornis melanops black-fronted dotterel C QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Erythrogonys cinctus red-kneed dotterel C QA I
animals birds Charadriidae Peltohyas australis inland dotterel C QA
animals birds Charadriidae Vanellus tricolor banded lapwing C QA
animals birds Recurvirostridae Himantopus leucocephalus pied stilt C QAI I
animals birds Recurvirostridae Recurvirostra novaehollandiae red-necked avocet C QA I
animals birds Otididae Ardeotis australis Australian bustard C QAI
animals birds Rallidae Tribonyx ventralis black-tailed native-hen C QA
animals birds Gruidae Antigone rubicunda brolga C QAI I
animals birds Falconidae Falco berigora brown falcon C QAI
animals birds Falconidae Falco cenchroides nankeen kestrel C QAI
animals birds Falconidae Falco longipennis Australian hobby C QAI
animals birds Falconidae Falco subniger black falcon C QA
animals birds Accipitridae Accipiter cirrocephalus collared sparrowhawk C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Accipiter fasciatus brown goshawk C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Aquila audax wedge-tailed eagle C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Circus assimilis spotted harrier C QA
animals birds Accipitridae Elanus axillaris black-shouldered kite C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Haliastur sphenurus whistling kite C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Milvus migrans black kite C QAI
animals birds Threskiornithidae Platalea flavipes yellow-billed spoonbill C QA I
animals birds Threskiornithidae Platalea regia royal spoonbill C QAI I
animals birds Threskiornithidae Plegadis falcinellus glossy ibis SL QAI
animals birds Threskiornithidae Threskiornis molucca Australian white ibis C QAI
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea pacifica white-necked heron C QA I
animals birds Ardeidae Egretta novaehollandiae white-faced heron C QAI
animals birds Ardeidae Egretta picata pied heron C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Nycticorax caledonicus nankeen night-heron C QAI I
animals birds Pelecanidae Pelecanus conspicillatus Australian pelican C QAI I
animals birds Anhingidae Anhinga novaehollandiae Australasian darter C QAI I
animals birds Aegothelidae Aegotheles cristatus Australian owlet-nightjar C QAI
animals birds Eurostopodidae Eurostopodus argus spotted nightjar C QA
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia cuneata diamond dove C QA
animals birds Columbidae Geophaps plumifera spinifex pigeon C QA
animals birds Columbidae Ocyphaps lophotes crested pigeon C QA
animals birds Podicipedidae Tachybaptus novaehollandiae Australasian grebe C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Anas gracilis grey teal C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Anas superciliosa Pacific black duck C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Aythya australis hardhead C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Chenonetta jubata Australian wood duck C QA
animals birds Anatidae Dendrocygna eytoni plumed whistling-duck C QA
animals birds Anatidae Malacorhynchus membranaceus pink-eared duck C QA I
animals birds Phasianidae Synoicus ypsilophorus brown quail C QAI
animals birds Casuariidae Dromaius novaehollandiae emu C QA
animals reptiles Elapidae Demansia rimicola soil-crack whipsnake C QA
animals reptiles Elapidae Suta suta myall snake C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Ctenotus astarte stony downs ctenotus C Q
animals reptiles Scincidae Ctenotus strauchii eastern barred wedgesnout ctenotus C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Eremiascincus richardsonii broad-banded sand swimmer C QA
animals reptiles Varanidae Varanus spenceri Spencer's monitor C QA
animals reptiles Agamidae Pogona vitticeps central bearded dragon C QA
animals reptiles Agamidae Tympanocryptis tetraporophora Eyrean earless dragon C QA
animals reptiles Diplodactylidae Lucasium immaculatum pale-striped ground gecko C QA
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Gehyra versicolor C QA
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Heteronotia binoei Bynoe's gecko C QA
animals amphibians Myobatrachidae Crinia deserticola chirping froglet C QA I
animals amphibians Limnodynastidae Limnodynastes tasmaniensis spotted grassfrog C QA I
animals ray-finned fishes Gobiidae Chlamydogobius micropterus Elizabeth Springs goby E E Q I
animals insects Lycaenidae Nacaduba biocellata biocellata two-spotted line-blue QA
animals insects Lycaenidae Zizina otis labradus common grass-blue (Australian subspecies) QAI
animals insects Nymphalidae Hypolimnas bolina nerina varied eggfly QAI
animals insects Nymphalidae Junonia villida villida meadow argus QAI
animals insects Pieridae Belenois java teutonia caper white QAI
animals insects Pieridae Eurema hecabe large grass-yellow QAI
animals insects Papilionidae Papilio demoleus sthenelus chequered swallowtail QAI
animals insects Libellulidae Orthetrum caledonicum blue skimmer QAI I
animals insects Libellulidae Orthetrum villosovittatum fiery skimmer QAI I
animals insects Coenagrionidae Agriocnemis argentea silver wisp QA I
animals insects Coenagrionidae Ischnura aurora aurora bluetail QAI I
animals snails Hydrobiidae Jardinella isolata U
plants land plants Acanthaceae Rostellularia adscendens var. clementii C QA
plants land plants Aizoaceae Trianthema sp. (Coorabulka R.W.Purdie 1404) C QA
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Alternanthera nodiflora joyweed C QA
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Amaranthus mitchellii Boggabri weed C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Calotis hispidula bogan flea C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Minuria integerrima smooth minuria C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Pterocaulon sphacelatum applebush C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Senecio depressicola C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Sphaeranthus indicus C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Streptoglossa adscendens desert daisy C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Xanthium occidentale IU
plants land plants Campanulaceae Isotoma fluviatilis SL QAI I
plants land plants Campanulaceae Lobelia fontana CR Q
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Atriplex lindleyi subsp. lindleyi C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Atriplex muelleri lagoon saltbush C QAI
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Atriplex spongiosa C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Chenopodium auricomum C QA I
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Einadia nutans subsp. eremaea C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Maireana coronata C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Osteocarpum dipterocarpum C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena bicornis var. bicornis C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena calcarata red burr C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena glabra C QA
plants land plants Cucurbitaceae Austrobryonia argillicola C Q
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus exaltatus tall flatsedge C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus gilesii C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus laevigatus C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus victoriensis C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis dichotoma common fringe-rush C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis ferruginea C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis rara C QA I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Schoenus falcatus C QAI I
plants land plants Eriocaulaceae Eriocaulon carsonii E Q I
plants land plants Eriocaulaceae Eriocaulon carsonii subsp. carsonii E E QA I
plants land plants Frankeniaceae Frankenia flabellata C Q
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Goodenia U
plants land plants Haloragaceae Myriophyllum artesium C Q I
plants land plants Leguminosae Crotalaria dissitiflora subsp. dissitiflora C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Cullen graveolens C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Neptunia xanthonema C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Parkinsonia aculeata parkinsonia IU
plants land plants Leguminosae Swainsona campylantha C QA
plants land plants Lentibulariaceae Utricularia ameliae SL Q
plants land plants Lentibulariaceae Utricularia caerulea blue bladderwort SL QAI I
plants land plants Lentibulariaceae Utricularia dichotoma fairy aprons SL QAI I
plants land plants Malvaceae Abutilon fraseri subsp. fraseri C QA
plants land plants Malvaceae Hibiscus brachysiphonius C QA
plants land plants Malvaceae Malvastrum americanum var. americanum IU
plants land plants Malvaceae Sida spenceriana C Q
plants land plants Molluginaceae Glinus lotoides hairy carpet weed C QAI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Phyllanthus maderaspatensis var. maderaspatensis C QAI
plants land plants Plantaginaceae Plantago U
plants land plants Plantaginaceae Plantago gaudichaudii C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida anthoxanthoides C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Astrebla lappacea curly mitchell grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Cenchrus purpurascens C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Chloris U
plants land plants Poaceae Cynodon dactylon IU
plants land plants Poaceae Dichanthium sericeum subsp. humilius C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Diplachne fusca C QA I
plants land plants Poaceae Diplachne fusca var. fusca C QAI I
plants land plants Poaceae Enneapogon polyphyllus leafy nineawn C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis dielsii mallee lovegrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis fenshamii V Q I
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis setifolia C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis xerophila C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eriochloa australiensis C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eriochloa longiflora C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Iseilema vaginiflorum red flinders grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Panicum decompositum var. tenuius C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Panicum laevinode pepper grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalidium jubiflorum warrego grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Phragmites australis common reed C QAI I
plants land plants Poaceae Sporobolus mitchellii rat's tail couch C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Triraphis mollis purple plumegrass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Uranthoecium truncatum flat-stem grass C QA
plants land plants Zygophyllaceae Roepera emarginata C QA

Note: Wildlife statistics are based on information that has been submitted to the DESI 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.

Information from WildNet can also be accessed via Wildlife Online and WetlandMaps.

Rare or threatened includes species listed as extinct, extinct in the wild, critically endangered, endangered, vulnerable or conservation dependent under either the Nature Conservation Act or Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act

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Legend

Nature Conservation Act
NCA - Status under the Nature Conservation Act 1992
EX : Extinct
PE : Extinct in the wild
CR : Critically endangered
E : Endangered
V : Vulnerable
NT : Near threatened
C : Least concern
SL : Special least concern
I : International
P : Prohibited
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act
EPBC - Status under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
EX : Extinct
XW : Extinct in the wild
CE : Critically endangered
E : Endangered
V : Vulnerable
CD : Conservation dependent
End. - Endemicity
Q : Queensland endemic - naturally occurs in Queensland
QA : Intranational - naturally occurs in Queensland and interstate
QAI : Not endemic to Australia - naturally occurs in Queensland, interstate and overseas
QI : Regional endemic - naturally occurs in Queensland and overseas
VA : Vagrant (Intranational) - normally occurs interstate
VI : Vagrant (International) - normally occurs overseas
VU : Vagrant (Unknown)
IA : Introduced (Intranational) - naturalised from interstate
II : Introduced (International) - naturalised from overseas
IU : Introduced - unknown origin
U : Unknown endemicity - native
Wetland Status
I : Wetland indicator species


This page should be cited as:

Department of Environment, Science and Innovation, Queensland (2013) Wildlife of Elizabeth Springs Conservation Park, WetlandInfo website, accessed 2 March 2024. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=conservation-park-elizabeth-springs

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