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Wildlife of Mitchell Swamp DIWA nationally important wetland

Total number of species: 83

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Kingdom Class Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Status
animals mammals Macropodidae Osphranter rufus red kangaroo C QA
animals mammals Macropodidae Petrogale xanthopus celeris yellow-footed rock-wallaby V V Q
animals birds Petroicidae Eopsaltria australis eastern yellow robin C QA
animals birds Rhipiduridae Rhipidura leucophrys willie wagtail C QAI
animals birds Artamidae Artamus cinereus black-faced woodswallow C QA
animals birds Campephagidae Coracina novaehollandiae black-faced cuckoo-shrike C QAI
animals birds Psittacidae Barnardius zonarius barnardi mallee ringneck C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Cacatua sanguinea little corella C QAI
animals birds Charadriidae Elseyornis melanops black-fronted dotterel C QAI I
animals birds Burhinidae Burhinus grallarius bush stone-curlew C QAI
animals birds Anhingidae Anhinga novaehollandiae Australasian darter C QAI I
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia striata peaceful dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Geophaps plumifera spinifex pigeon C QA
animals reptiles Elapidae Denisonia devisi De Vis' banded snake C QA
animals reptiles Chelidae Emydura macquarii krefftii Krefft's river turtle C Q I
fungi lecanoromycetes Caliciaceae Pyxine petricola C QA
fungi lecanoromycetes Graphidaceae Diploschistes U
fungi lecanoromycetes Lecideaceae Lecidea U
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Alternanthera denticulata var. denticulata C QAI
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Alternanthera pungens khaki weed IU
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Hemichroa mesembryanthema C QA
plants land plants Apocynaceae Alstonia constricta bitterbark C QA
plants land plants Apocynaceae Parsonsia lanceolata northern silkpod C QA
plants land plants Araliaceae Hydrocotyle sp. (Lake Broadwater K.A.Williams AQ230829) C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Centipeda pleiocephala C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Pluchea dentex bowl daisy C QA
plants land plants Byttneriaceae Waltheria indica C QAI
plants land plants Caryophyllaceae Polycarpaea multicaulis C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Einadia trigonos subsp. stellulata C Q
plants land plants Clusiaceae Hypericum gramineum C QAI
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Ipomoea calobra C QA
plants land plants Cucurbitaceae Cucumis myriocarpus subsp. myriocarpus prickly pademelon IU
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus alterniflorus C QA I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus aquatilis C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Scleria sphacelata C QA
plants land plants Eriocaulaceae Eriocaulon cinereum C QAI I
plants land plants Fabaceae Aeschynomene indica budda pea C QAI
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Goodenia atriplexifolia C Q
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Goodenia gracilis C QA
plants land plants Isoetaceae Isoetes muelleri quillwort C QA I
plants land plants Lamiaceae Clerodendrum floribundum C QAI
plants land plants Lamiaceae Plectranthus intraterraneus Superseded XU
plants land plants Lamiaceae Prostanthera megacalyx C Q
plants land plants Lamiaceae Prostanthera suborbicularis C Q
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Lomandra longifolia C QA
plants land plants Loranthaceae Amyema maidenii subsp. maidenii C QA
plants land plants Loranthaceae Amyema miquelii C QA
plants land plants Lythraceae Ammannia multiflora jerry-jerry C QAI
plants land plants Malvaceae Hibiscus brachysiphonius C QA
plants land plants Malvaceae Sida sp. (Charters Towers E.J.THompson+ CHA456) C Q
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia aneura C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia cowleana C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia deanei C QAI
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia elachantha C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia omalophylla C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia petraea C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia salicina doolan C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia sp. (Ambathala C.Sandercoe 624) C Q
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia sp. (Fermoy Road I.V.Newman 487) C Q
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia sparsiflora C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia tephrina C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus camaldulensis subsp. arida C QA I
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus exserta Queensland peppermint C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus thozetiana C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Homalocalyx polyandrus C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca trichostachya C QA I
plants land plants Myrtaceae Thryptomene hexandra C QA
plants land plants Onagraceae Ludwigia octovalvis willow primrose C QAI I
plants land plants Oxalidaceae Oxalis perennans C QA
plants land plants Phrymaceae Peplidium foecundum C QA I
plants land plants Picrodendraceae Petalostigma pubescens quinine tree C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Cymbopogon bombycinus silky oilgrass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Cymbopogon obtectus C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eriachne mucronata forma (Burnham R.W.Purdie 1370) C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalidium caespitosum brigalow grass C QA
plants land plants Portulacaceae Calandrinia eremaea C QA
plants land plants Rhamnaceae Alphitonia excelsa soap tree C QAI
plants land plants Santalaceae Santalum lanceolatum C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Dodonaea viscosa subsp. spatulata C QAI
plants land plants Scrophulariaceae Eremophila deserti C QA
plants land plants Scrophulariaceae Eremophila latrobei C QA
plants land plants Scrophulariaceae Eremophila oppositifolia subsp. rubra C QA
plants land plants Thymelaeaceae Pimelea elongata C QA

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.

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 and Science, Queensland (2013) Wildlife of Mitchell Swamp DIWA nationally important wetland, WetlandInfo website, accessed 25 September 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=diwa-wetland-mitchell-swamp

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