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Wildlife of The Gums Lagoon DIWA nationally important wetland

Total number of species: 299

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Kingdom Class Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Status
animals mammals Macropodidae Notamacropus dorsalis black-striped wallaby C QA
animals birds Estrildidae Neochmia modesta plum-headed finch C QA
animals birds Estrildidae Taeniopygia bichenovii double-barred finch C QA
animals birds Estrildidae Taeniopygia guttata zebra finch C QA
animals birds Nectariniidae Dicaeum hirundinaceum mistletoebird C QAI
animals birds Sturnidae Sturnus vulgaris common starling II
animals birds Hirundinidae Hirundo neoxena welcome swallow C QAI
animals birds Hirundinidae Petrochelidon ariel fairy martin C QA
animals birds Hirundinidae Petrochelidon nigricans tree martin C QAI
animals birds Timaliidae Zosterops lateralis silvereye C QAI
animals birds Megaluridae Cincloramphus cruralis brown songlark C QA
animals birds Petroicidae Eopsaltria australis eastern yellow robin C QA
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 Monarchidae Myiagra rubecula leaden flycatcher C QAI
animals birds Corvidae Corvus coronoides Australian raven C QA
animals birds Corvidae Corvus orru Torresian crow C QAI
animals birds Rhipiduridae Rhipidura albiscapa grey fantail C QAI
animals birds Rhipiduridae Rhipidura leucophrys willie wagtail C QAI
animals birds Artamidae Artamus leucorynchus white-breasted woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Artamus personatus masked woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Cracticus nigrogularis pied butcherbird C QA
animals birds Artamidae Cracticus torquatus grey butcherbird C QA
animals birds Artamidae Gymnorhina tibicen Australian magpie C QAI
animals birds Oriolidae Oriolus sagittatus olive-backed oriole C QAI
animals birds Oriolidae Sphecotheres vieilloti Australasian figbird 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 Coracina papuensis white-bellied cuckoo-shrike C QAI
animals birds Campephagidae Lalage tricolor white-winged triller C QAI
animals birds Pomatostomidae Pomatostomus temporalis grey-crowned babbler C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Acanthagenys rufogularis spiny-cheeked honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Caligavis chrysops yellow-faced honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Entomyzon cyanotis blue-faced honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Gavicalis virescens singing honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Grantiella picta painted honeyeater V V QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Lichmera indistincta brown honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Manorina flavigula yellow-throated miner C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Manorina melanocephala noisy miner C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Melithreptus brevirostris brown-headed honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Philemon citreogularis little friarbird C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Philemon corniculatus noisy friarbird C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Plectorhyncha lanceolata striped honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Ptilotula penicillata white-plumed honeyeater C QA
animals birds Pardalotidae Pardalotus punctatus spotted pardalote C QA
animals birds Pardalotidae Pardalotus striatus striated pardalote C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza apicalis inland thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza chrysorrhoa yellow-rumped thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza nana yellow thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza uropygialis chestnut-rumped thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Gerygone fusca western gerygone C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Gerygone olivacea white-throated gerygone C QAI
animals birds Acanthizidae Pyrrholaemus sagittatus speckled warbler C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Smicrornis brevirostris weebill C QA
animals birds Maluridae Malurus cyaneus superb fairy-wren C QA
animals birds Maluridae Malurus lamberti sensu lato variegated fairy-wren Superseded C QA
animals birds Ptilonorhynchidae Ptilonorhynchus maculatus spotted bowerbird C QA
animals birds Climacteridae Climacteris picumnus brown treecreeper C QA
animals birds Coraciidae Eurystomus orientalis dollarbird C QAI
animals birds Meropidae Merops ornatus rainbow bee-eater C QAI
animals birds Halcyonidae Dacelo novaeguineae laughing kookaburra C QA
animals birds Halcyonidae Todiramphus sanctus sacred kingfisher C QAI
animals birds Cuculidae Centropus phasianinus pheasant coucal C QA
animals birds Cuculidae Chalcites basalis Horsfield's bronze-cuckoo C QAI
animals birds Cuculidae Chalcites lucidus shining bronze-cuckoo C QAI
animals birds Psittacidae Aprosmictus erythropterus red-winged parrot C QAI
animals birds Psittacidae Melopsittacus undulatus budgerigar C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Platycercus adscitus pale-headed rosella C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Psephotus haematonotus red-rumped parrot C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Trichoglossus chlorolepidotus scaly-breasted lorikeet C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Cacatua galerita sulphur-crested cockatoo C QAI
animals birds Cacatuidae Eolophus roseicapilla galah C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Nymphicus hollandicus cockatiel C QA
animals birds Charadriidae Elseyornis melanops black-fronted dotterel C QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Vanellus miles novaehollandiae masked lapwing (southern subspecies) C QAI
animals birds Recurvirostridae Himantopus himantopus black-winged stilt C QAI I
animals birds Rallidae Fulica atra Eurasian coot C QAI I
animals birds Rallidae Gallinula tenebrosa dusky moorhen C QAI I
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 subniger black falcon C QA
animals birds Accipitridae Aquila audax wedge-tailed eagle C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Elanus axillaris black-shouldered kite C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Haliaeetus leucogaster white-bellied sea-eagle C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Haliastur sphenurus whistling kite C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Hamirostra melanosternon black-breasted buzzard C QA
animals birds Accipitridae Hieraaetus morphnoides little eagle 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 Threskiornis molucca Australian white ibis C QAI
animals birds Threskiornithidae Threskiornis spinicollis straw-necked ibis C QAI
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea alba modesta eastern great egret C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea intermedia intermediate egret C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea pacifica white-necked heron C QA I
animals birds Ardeidae Egretta garzetta little egret C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Egretta novaehollandiae white-faced heron C QAI
animals birds Ardeidae Nycticorax caledonicus nankeen night-heron C QAI I
animals birds Pelecanidae Pelecanus conspicillatus Australian pelican C QAI I
animals birds Phalacrocoracidae Microcarbo melanoleucos little pied cormorant C QAI I
animals birds Phalacrocoracidae Phalacrocorax carbo great cormorant C QAI I
animals birds Phalacrocoracidae Phalacrocorax sulcirostris little black cormorant C QA I
animals birds Anhingidae Anhinga novaehollandiae Australasian darter C QAI I
animals birds Apodidae Apus pacificus fork-tailed swift SL QAI
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia humeralis bar-shouldered dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia striata peaceful dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Ocyphaps lophotes crested pigeon C QA
animals birds Columbidae Phaps chalcoptera common bronzewing 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 Anseranatidae Anseranas semipalmata magpie goose C QAI I
animals birds Casuariidae Dromaius novaehollandiae emu C QA
animals reptiles Elapidae Acanthophis antarcticus common death adder V QA
animals reptiles Elapidae Denisonia devisi De Vis' banded snake C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Tiliqua rugosa shingle-back C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Tiliqua scincoides eastern blue-tongued lizard C QA
animals reptiles Agamidae Pogona barbata bearded dragon C QA
animals reptiles Chelidae Chelodina longicollis eastern snake-necked turtle C QA I
animals reptiles Chelidae Emydura macquarii macquarii Murray turtle C QA I
animals insects Nymphalidae Euploea corinna common crow QA
plants land plants Acanthaceae Pseuderanthemum variabile pastel flower C QAI
plants land plants Acanthaceae Rostellularia adscendens subsp. adscendens C QA
plants land plants Alismataceae Damasonium minus starfruit C QA I
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Alternanthera denticulata var. denticulata C QAI
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Alternanthera nana hairy joyweed C QA
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Nyssanthes erecta C QA
plants land plants Apocynaceae Carissa ovata currantbush C QA
plants land plants Apocynaceae Parsonsia eucalyptophylla gargaloo C QA
plants land plants Asphodelaceae Aloe vera IU
plants land plants Asphodelaceae Aloe vera var. officinalis IU
plants land plants Asphodelaceae Bulbine alata native leek C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Brachyscome ciliaris C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Centipeda minima subsp. minima C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Cirsium vulgare spear thistle IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Cyanthillium cinereum C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Eclipta platyglossa C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Eclipta prostrata white eclipta IU I
plants land plants Asteraceae Erigeron canadensis IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Hypochaeris albiflora IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Leontodon rhagadioloides IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Pterocaulon redolens C QI
plants land plants Asteraceae Senecio brigalowensis C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Sonchus oleraceus common sowthistle IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Sphaeromorphaea australis C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Verbesina encelioides var. encelioides IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Vittadinia U
plants land plants Asteraceae Vittadinia dissecta var. hirta C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Vittadinia sulcata native daisy C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Xanthium occidentale IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Xerochrysum bracteatum golden everlasting daisy C QAI
plants land plants Brassicaceae Rorippa eustylis C QA
plants land plants Cactaceae Opuntia tomentosa velvety tree pear IU
plants land plants Campanulaceae Wahlenbergia gracilis sprawling bluebell C QAI
plants land plants Campanulaceae Wahlenbergia queenslandica C QA
plants land plants Capparaceae Apophyllum anomalum broom bush Superseded XU
plants land plants Caryophyllaceae Polycarpaea corymbosa var. minor C QAI
plants land plants Casuarinaceae Allocasuarina luehmannii bull oak C QA
plants land plants Casuarinaceae Casuarina cristata belah C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Atriplex spinibractea C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Dysphania carinata C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Einadia hastata C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Einadia nutans C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Einadia nutans subsp. linifolia C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Enchylaena tomentosa C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Enchylaena tomentosa var. tomentosa C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Salsola australis C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena birchii galvanised burr C QA
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Convolvulus clementii C QA
plants land plants Crassulaceae Bryophyllum delagoense IU
plants land plants Cupressaceae Callitris columellaris C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Carex inversa knob sedge C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus conicus var. conicus C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus difformis rice sedge C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus flaccidus C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus fulvus C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus gracilis C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus isabellinus C Q
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus leiocaulon C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus subulatus C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus victoriensis C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis dichotoma common fringe-rush C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis vagans E Q I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fuirena incrassata C QA I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Lipocarpha microcephala Superseded XU I
plants land plants Fabaceae Glycyrrhiza acanthocarpa native liquorice C QA
plants land plants Fabaceae Vigna suberecta C QA
plants land plants Haloragaceae Myriophyllum striatum C Q I
plants land plants Hemerocallidaceae Dianella revoluta C QA
plants land plants Juncaceae Juncus aridicola tussock rush C QA I
plants land plants Lamiaceae Plectranthus parviflorus Superseded XU
plants land plants Loranthaceae Amyema U
plants land plants Loranthaceae Amyema miquelii C QA
plants land plants Loranthaceae Amyema quandang C Q
plants land plants Lythraceae Ammannia multiflora jerry-jerry C QAI
plants land plants Malvaceae Abutilon fraseri subsp. fraseri C QA
plants land plants Malvaceae Malvastrum americanum var. stellatum C QA
plants land plants Malvaceae Sida hackettiana C QA
plants land plants Malvaceae Sida spinosa spiny sida IU
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia decora pretty wattle C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia excelsa subsp. excelsa C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia harpophylla brigalow C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia leiocalyx C Q
plants land plants Mimosaceae Vachellia farnesiana IU
plants land plants Molluginaceae Glinus lotoides hairy carpet weed C QAI
plants land plants Molluginaceae Glinus oppositifolius C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Corymbia tessellaris Moreton Bay ash C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus camaldulensis C QAI I
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus dealbata tumble-down red gum C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus populnea poplar box C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca bracteata C QAI I
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca lanceolata C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca pallescens C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca squamophloia C Q
plants land plants Nyctaginaceae Boerhavia dominii C QAI
plants land plants Plantaginaceae Gratiola pedunculata C QA
plants land plants Plantaginaceae Plantago varia C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida U
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida calycina var. calycina C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida caput-medusae C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida ramosa purple wiregrass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Austrostipa scabra C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Austrostipa scabra subsp. scabra C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Austrostipa verticillata slender bamboo grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Bothriochloa decipiens var. decipiens C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Cenchrus ciliaris IU
plants land plants Poaceae Chloris divaricata var. divaricata slender chloris C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Chloris ventricosa tall chloris C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Chrysopogon fallax C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Cymbopogon refractus barbed-wire grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Dichanthium U
plants land plants Poaceae Dichanthium sericeum subsp. sericeum C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Digitaria brownii C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Digitaria diffusa C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Dinebra decipiens var. asthenes C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Enneapogon gracilis slender nineawn C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Enteropogon ramosus C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis curvula IU
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis elongata C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis lacunaria purple lovegrass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis leptostachya C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis minor smaller stinkgrass IU
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis pilosa soft lovegrass IU
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis spartinoides C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eriochloa crebra spring grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Heteropogon contortus black speargrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Megathyrsus maximus var. pubiglumis IU
plants land plants Poaceae Melinis repens red natal grass IU
plants land plants Poaceae Panicum larcomianum C Q I
plants land plants Poaceae Panicum queenslandicum C Q
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalidium caespitosum brigalow grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalidium constrictum C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalidium distans shotgrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalidium jubiflorum warrego grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Perotis rara comet grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Rytidosperma indutum C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Sorghum arundinaceum Rhodesian Sudan grass IU
plants land plants Poaceae Sorghum bicolor forage sorghum IU
plants land plants Poaceae Sporobolus creber C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Themeda triandra kangaroo grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Triraphis mollis purple plumegrass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Urochloa foliosa C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Urochloa piligera C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Walwhalleya subxerophila C QA I
plants land plants Polygonaceae Duma florulenta C QA I
plants land plants Portulacaceae Portulaca filifolia C QAI
plants land plants Portulacaceae Portulaca pilosa IU
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea striata beefwood C QA
plants land plants Proteaceae Hakea leucoptera C QA
plants land plants Pteridaceae Cheilanthes distans bristly cloak fern C QAI
plants land plants Pteridaceae Cheilanthes sieberi C Q
plants land plants Pteridaceae Cheilanthes sieberi subsp. sieberi C QAI
plants land plants Ranunculaceae Clematis decipiens C QA
plants land plants Ranunculaceae Ranunculus sessiliflorus var. pilulifer C QA
plants land plants Restionaceae Baloskion pallens C QA I
plants land plants Rubiaceae Oldenlandia galioides Superseded XU
plants land plants Rutaceae Citrus glauca C QA
plants land plants Rutaceae Geijera parviflora wilga C QAI
plants land plants Santalaceae Santalum lanceolatum C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Alectryon diversifolius scrub boonaree C QA
plants land plants Scrophulariaceae Eremophila deserti C QA
plants land plants Scrophulariaceae Eremophila glabra subsp. glabra C QA
plants land plants Scrophulariaceae Myoporum acuminatum coastal boobialla C QAI
plants land plants Solanaceae Nicotiana megalosiphon subsp. megalosiphon C QA
plants land plants Solanaceae Physalis lanceifolia IU
plants land plants Solanaceae Solanum ellipticum potato bush C QA
plants land plants Solanaceae Solanum stelligerum devil's needles C QA
plants land plants Sterculiaceae Brachychiton populneus XU
plants land plants Surianaceae Cadellia pentastylis ooline V V QA
plants land plants Thymelaeaceae Pimelea trichostachya flaxweed C QA
plants land plants Verbenaceae Glandularia aristigera IU
plants land plants Zygophyllaceae Zygophyllum apiculatum gall weed 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.

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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


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Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2013) Wildlife of The Gums Lagoon DIWA nationally important wetland, WetlandInfo website, accessed 24 September 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=diwa-wetland-the-gums-lagoon

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