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Birds of Brisbane local government area

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Status
Fringillidae Carduelis carduelis European goldfinch II
Fringillidae Chloris chloris common greenfinch VI
Motacillidae Anthus novaeseelandiae Australasian pipit C QAI
Motacillidae Motacilla alba white wagtail C VU
Passeridae Passer domesticus house sparrow II
Estrildidae Lonchura castaneothorax chestnut-breasted mannikin C QAI
Estrildidae Lonchura punctulata nutmeg mannikin II
Estrildidae Neochmia modesta plum-headed finch C QA
Estrildidae Neochmia phaeton crimson finch C QAI
Estrildidae Neochmia temporalis red-browed finch C QA
Estrildidae Stagonopleura guttata diamond firetail C QA
Estrildidae Taeniopygia bichenovii double-barred finch C QA
Estrildidae Taeniopygia guttata zebra finch C QA
Nectariniidae Cinnyris jugularis olive-backed sunbird C QAI
Nectariniidae Dicaeum hirundinaceum mistletoebird C QAI
Sturnidae Acridotheres tristis common myna II
Sturnidae Sturnus vulgaris common starling II
Turdidae Zoothera heinei russet-tailed thrush C QA
Turdidae Zoothera lunulata Bassian thrush C QA
Turdidae Zoothera sp. U
Pycnonotidae Pycnonotus jocosus red-whiskered bulbul P II
Hirundinidae Cheramoeca leucosterna white-backed swallow C QA
Hirundinidae Hirundo neoxena welcome swallow C QAI
Hirundinidae Hirundo rustica barn swallow SL QAI
Hirundinidae Hirundo sp. U
Hirundinidae Petrochelidon ariel fairy martin C QA
Hirundinidae Petrochelidon nigricans tree martin C QAI
Timaliidae Zosterops lateralis silvereye C QAI
Timaliidae Zosterops lateralis cornwalli silvereye (eastern) C QA
Megaluridae Cincloramphus cruralis brown songlark C QA
Megaluridae Cincloramphus mathewsi rufous songlark C QA
Megaluridae Megalurus gramineus little grassbird C QAI
Megaluridae Megalurus timoriensis tawny grassbird C QAI
Acrocephalidae Acrocephalus australis Australian reed-warbler C QAI
Acrocephalidae Acrocephalus orientalis oriental reed-warbler SL VI
Cisticolidae Cisticola exilis golden-headed cisticola C QAI
Alaudidae Mirafra javanica Horsfield's bushlark C QAI
Petroicidae Eopsaltria australis eastern yellow robin C QA
Petroicidae Melanodryas cucullata hooded robin C QA
Petroicidae Microeca fascinans jacky winter C QAI
Petroicidae Petroica boodang scarlet robin C QA
Petroicidae Petroica goodenovii red-capped robin C QA
Petroicidae Petroica phoenicea flame robin C QA
Petroicidae Petroica rosea rose robin C QA
Petroicidae Tregellasia capito pale-yellow robin C QA
Paradisaeidae Ptiloris paradiseus paradise riflebird C QA
Corcoracidae Corcorax melanorhamphos white-winged chough C QA
Corcoracidae Struthidea cinerea apostlebird C QA
Monarchidae Carterornis leucotis white-eared monarch C QA
Monarchidae Grallina cyanoleuca magpie-lark C QAI
Monarchidae Monarcha melanopsis black-faced monarch SL QAI
Monarchidae Monarcha sp. U
Monarchidae Myiagra alecto shining flycatcher C QAI
Monarchidae Myiagra cyanoleuca satin flycatcher SL QAI
Monarchidae Myiagra inquieta restless flycatcher C QA
Monarchidae Myiagra rubecula leaden flycatcher C QAI
Monarchidae Symposiachrus trivirgatus spectacled monarch SL QAI
Corvidae Corvus bennetti little crow C QA
Corvidae Corvus coronoides Australian raven C QA
Corvidae Corvus orru Torresian crow C QAI
Corvidae Corvus sp. U
Rhipiduridae Rhipidura albiscapa grey fantail C QAI
Rhipiduridae Rhipidura leucophrys willie wagtail C QAI
Rhipiduridae Rhipidura leucophrys leucophrys willie wagtail (southern) C QAI
Rhipiduridae Rhipidura rufifrons rufous fantail SL QAI
Rhipiduridae Rhipidura rufiventris northern fantail C QAI
Dicruridae Dicrurus bracteatus spangled drongo C QAI
Dicruridae Dicrurus bracteatus bracteatus spangled drongo (eastern Australia) C QAI
Artamidae Artamus cinereus black-faced woodswallow C QA
Artamidae Artamus cyanopterus dusky woodswallow C QA
Artamidae Artamus leucorynchus white-breasted woodswallow C QA
Artamidae Artamus minor little woodswallow C QA
Artamidae Artamus personatus masked woodswallow C QA
Artamidae Artamus sp. U
Artamidae Artamus superciliosus white-browed woodswallow C QA
Artamidae Cracticus nigrogularis pied butcherbird C QA
Artamidae Cracticus sp. U
Artamidae Cracticus torquatus grey butcherbird C QA
Artamidae Gymnorhina tibicen Australian magpie C QAI
Artamidae Strepera graculina pied currawong C QA
Artamidae Strepera graculina graculina pied currawong (eastern Australia) C QA
Oriolidae Oriolus sagittatus olive-backed oriole C QAI
Oriolidae Sphecotheres vieilloti Australasian figbird C QAI
Pachycephalidae Colluricincla boweri Bower's shrike-thrush C Q
Pachycephalidae Colluricincla harmonica grey shrike-thrush C QAI
Pachycephalidae Colluricincla megarhyncha little shrike-thrush C QAI
Pachycephalidae Falcunculus frontatus crested shrike-tit C QA
Pachycephalidae Pachycephala olivacea olive whistler C QA
Pachycephalidae Pachycephala pectoralis golden whistler C QAI
Pachycephalidae Pachycephala pectoralis youngi golden whistler (south-eastern Australia) C QAI
Pachycephalidae Pachycephala rufiventris rufous whistler C QAI
Campephagidae Coracina lineata barred cuckoo-shrike C QA
Campephagidae Coracina maxima ground cuckoo-shrike C QA
Campephagidae Coracina novaehollandiae black-faced cuckoo-shrike C QAI
Campephagidae Coracina papuensis white-bellied cuckoo-shrike C QAI
Campephagidae Coracina tenuirostris cicadabird C QAI
Campephagidae Lalage leucomela varied triller C QAI
Campephagidae Lalage tricolor white-winged triller C QAI
Neosittidae Daphoenositta chrysoptera varied sittella C QAI
Psophodidae Cinclosoma punctatum spotted quail-thrush C QA
Psophodidae Psophodes olivaceus eastern whipbird C QA
Orthonychidae Orthonyx temminckii Australian logrunner C QAI
Pomatostomidae Pomatostomus superciliosus white-browed babbler C QA
Pomatostomidae Pomatostomus temporalis grey-crowned babbler C QAI
Meliphagidae Acanthagenys rufogularis spiny-cheeked honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris eastern spinebill C QA
Meliphagidae Anthochaera carunculata red wattlebird C QA
Meliphagidae Anthochaera chrysoptera little wattlebird C QA
Meliphagidae Anthochaera phrygia regent honeyeater E CE QA
Meliphagidae Caligavis chrysops yellow-faced honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Entomyzon cyanotis blue-faced honeyeater C QAI
Meliphagidae Epthianura albifrons white-fronted chat C QA
Meliphagidae Gavicalis fasciogularis mangrove honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Lichenostomus melanops yellow-tufted honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Lichmera indistincta brown honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Manorina flavigula yellow-throated miner C QA
Meliphagidae Manorina melanocephala noisy miner C QA
Meliphagidae Manorina melanophrys bell miner C QA
Meliphagidae Meliphaga lewinii Lewin's honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Melithreptus albogularis white-throated honeyeater C QAI
Meliphagidae Melithreptus brevirostris brown-headed honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Melithreptus gularis black-chinned honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Melithreptus lunatus white-naped honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Myzomela erythrocephala red-headed honeyeater C QAI
Meliphagidae Myzomela obscura dusky honeyeater C QAI
Meliphagidae Myzomela sanguinolenta scarlet honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Nesoptilotis leucotis white-eared honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Philemon buceroides helmeted friarbird C QAI
Meliphagidae Philemon citreogularis little friarbird C QAI
Meliphagidae Philemon corniculatus noisy friarbird C QAI
Meliphagidae Phylidonyris niger white-cheeked honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Phylidonyris novaehollandiae New Holland honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Plectorhyncha lanceolata striped honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Ptilotula fusca fuscous honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Ptilotula penicillata white-plumed honeyeater C QA
Meliphagidae Ptilotula plumula grey-fronted honeyeater C QA
Pardalotidae Pardalotus punctatus spotted pardalote C QA
Pardalotidae Pardalotus sp. U
Pardalotidae Pardalotus striatus striated pardalote C QA
Acanthizidae Acanthiza apicalis inland thornbill C QA
Acanthizidae Acanthiza chrysorrhoa yellow-rumped thornbill C QA
Acanthizidae Acanthiza lineata striated thornbill C QA
Acanthizidae Acanthiza nana yellow thornbill C QA
Acanthizidae Acanthiza pusilla brown thornbill C QA
Acanthizidae Acanthiza reguloides buff-rumped thornbill C QA
Acanthizidae Acanthiza sp. U
Acanthizidae Gerygone fusca western gerygone C QA
Acanthizidae Gerygone levigaster mangrove gerygone C QAI
Acanthizidae Gerygone mouki brown gerygone C QA
Acanthizidae Gerygone olivacea white-throated gerygone C QAI
Acanthizidae Pyrrholaemus sagittatus speckled warbler C QA
Acanthizidae Sericornis citreogularis yellow-throated scrubwren C QA
Acanthizidae Sericornis frontalis white-browed scrubwren C QA
Acanthizidae Sericornis magnirostra large-billed scrubwren C QA
Acanthizidae Smicrornis brevirostris weebill C QA
Maluridae Malurus cyaneus superb fairy-wren C QA
Maluridae Malurus lamberti variegated fairy-wren C QA
Maluridae Malurus melanocephalus red-backed fairy-wren C QA
Maluridae Malurus sp. U
Maluridae Malurus splendens splendid fairy-wren C QA
Ptilonorhynchidae Ailuroedus crassirostris green catbird C QA
Ptilonorhynchidae Ptilonorhynchus maculatus spotted bowerbird C QA
Ptilonorhynchidae Ptilonorhynchus violaceus satin bowerbird C QA
Ptilonorhynchidae Sericulus chrysocephalus regent bowerbird C QA
Climacteridae Climacteris affinis white-browed treecreeper C QA
Climacteridae Climacteris erythrops red-browed treecreeper C QA
Climacteridae Climacteris picumnus brown treecreeper C QA
Climacteridae Climacteris sp. U
Climacteridae Cormobates leucophaea white-throated treecreeper C QA
Climacteridae Cormobates leucophaea metastasis white-throated treecreeper (southern) C QA
Menuridae Menura alberti Albert's lyrebird NT QA
Pittidae Pitta versicolor noisy pitta C QAI
Coraciidae Eurystomus orientalis dollarbird C QAI
Meropidae Merops ornatus rainbow bee-eater C QAI
Halcyonidae Dacelo leachii blue-winged kookaburra C QAI
Halcyonidae Dacelo novaeguineae laughing kookaburra C QA
Halcyonidae Todiramphus macleayii forest kingfisher C QAI
Halcyonidae Todiramphus pyrrhopygius red-backed kingfisher C QA
Halcyonidae Todiramphus sanctus sacred kingfisher C QAI
Halcyonidae Todiramphus sordidus Torresian kingfisher C QAI I
Halcyonidae Todiramphus sp. U
Alcedinidae Ceyx azureus azure kingfisher C QAI I
Tytonidae Tyto delicatula eastern barn owl C QAI
Tytonidae Tyto longimembris eastern grass owl C QAI
Tytonidae Tyto novaehollandiae masked owl C QAI
Tytonidae Tyto novaehollandiae novaehollandiae masked owl (southern subspecies) C QA
Tytonidae Tyto sp. U
Tytonidae Tyto tenebricosa tenebricosa sooty owl C QA
Strigidae Ninox boobook southern boobook C QAI
Strigidae Ninox connivens barking owl C QAI
Strigidae Ninox strenua powerful owl V QA
Cuculidae Cacomantis flabelliformis fan-tailed cuckoo C QAI
Cuculidae Cacomantis pallidus pallid cuckoo C QAI
Cuculidae Cacomantis variolosus brush cuckoo C QAI
Cuculidae Centropus phasianinus pheasant coucal C QA
Cuculidae Chalcites basalis Horsfield's bronze-cuckoo C QAI
Cuculidae Chalcites lucidus shining bronze-cuckoo C QAI
Cuculidae Chalcites minutillus barnardi Eastern little bronze-cuckoo C QAI
Cuculidae Chalcites osculans black-eared cuckoo C QAI
Cuculidae Cuculus optatus oriental cuckoo SL QAI
Cuculidae Eudynamys orientalis eastern koel C QAI
Cuculidae Scythrops novaehollandiae channel-billed cuckoo C QAI
Psittacidae Alisterus scapularis Australian king-parrot C QA
Psittacidae Aprosmictus erythropterus red-winged parrot C QAI
Psittacidae Barnardius zonarius Australian ringneck C QA
Psittacidae Barnardius zonarius barnardi mallee ringneck C QA
Psittacidae Cyclopsitta diophthalma coxeni Coxen's fig-parrot E E QA
Psittacidae Glossopsitta concinna musk lorikeet C QA
Psittacidae Lathamus discolor swift parrot E CE QA
Psittacidae Melopsittacus undulatus budgerigar C QA
Psittacidae Neophema pulchella turquoise parrot C QA
Psittacidae Northiella haematogaster blue bonnet C QA
Psittacidae Parvipsitta porphyrocephala purple-crowned lorikeet C VU
Psittacidae Parvipsitta pusilla little lorikeet C QA
Psittacidae Pezoporus wallicus wallicus ground parrot V QA
Psittacidae Platycercus adscitus pale-headed rosella C QA
Psittacidae Platycercus adscitus palliceps pale-headed rosella (southern form) C QA
Psittacidae Platycercus elegans crimson rosella C QA
Psittacidae Platycercus eximius eastern rosella C QA
Psittacidae Psephotus haematonotus red-rumped parrot C QA
Psittacidae Psephotus pulcherrimus paradise parrot PE EX QA
Psittacidae Trichoglossus chlorolepidotus scaly-breasted lorikeet C QA
Psittacidae Trichoglossus haematodus moluccanus rainbow lorikeet C QA
Cacatuidae Cacatua galerita sulphur-crested cockatoo C QAI
Cacatuidae Cacatua sanguinea little corella C QAI
Cacatuidae Cacatua sp. U
Cacatuidae Cacatua tenuirostris long-billed corella C IA
Cacatuidae Calyptorhynchus banksii red-tailed black-cockatoo C QA
Cacatuidae Calyptorhynchus funereus yellow-tailed black-cockatoo C QA
Cacatuidae Calyptorhynchus lathami glossy black-cockatoo V QA
Cacatuidae Calyptorhynchus lathami lathami glossy black-cockatoo (eastern) V QA
Cacatuidae Calyptorhynchus sp. U
Cacatuidae Eolophus roseicapilla galah C QA
Cacatuidae Lophochroa leadbeateri Major Mitchell's cockatoo V QA
Cacatuidae Nymphicus hollandicus cockatiel C QA
Laridae Anous minutus black noddy C QAI
Laridae Chlidonias hybrida whiskered tern C QAI I
Laridae Chlidonias leucopterus white-winged black tern SL QAI I
Laridae Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae silver gull C QAI
Laridae Gelochelidon nilotica gull-billed tern SL QAI
Laridae Gygis alba white tern C VU
Laridae Hydroprogne caspia Caspian tern SL QAI I
Laridae Larus dominicanus kelp gull C VU
Laridae Larus pacificus Pacific gull C VU
Laridae Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's gull C VU
Laridae Onychoprion anaethetus bridled tern SL QAI
Laridae Onychoprion fuscatus sooty tern C QAI
Laridae Procelsterna cerulea grey ternlet C VI
Laridae Sterna hirundo common tern SL QAI
Laridae Sterna striata white-fronted tern C QAI
Laridae Sterna sumatrana black-naped tern SL QAI
Laridae Sternula albifrons little tern SL QAI I
Laridae Sternula nereis exsul New Caledonian fairy tern E VI
Laridae Thalasseus bengalensis lesser crested tern C QAI I
Laridae Thalasseus bergii crested tern SL QAI
Stercorariidae Stercorarius longicaudus long-tailed jaeger SL VU
Stercorariidae Stercorarius parasiticus Arctic jaeger SL QAI
Stercorariidae Stercorarius pomarinus pomarine jaeger SL QAI
Stercorariidae Stercorarius sp. U
Glareolidae Stiltia isabella Australian pratincole C QA
Turnicidae Turnix maculosus red-backed button-quail C QAI
Turnicidae Turnix melanogaster black-breasted button-quail V V QA
Turnicidae Turnix pyrrhothorax red-chested button-quail C QA
Turnicidae Turnix varius painted button-quail C QA
Turnicidae Turnix velox little button-quail C QA
Scolopacidae Actitis hypoleucos common sandpiper SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Arenaria interpres ruddy turnstone SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Calidris acuminata sharp-tailed sandpiper SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Calidris alba sanderling SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Calidris canutus red knot E E QAI I
Scolopacidae Calidris falcinellus broad-billed sandpiper SL QAI
Scolopacidae Calidris ferruginea curlew sandpiper E CE QAI I
Scolopacidae Calidris melanotos pectoral sandpiper SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Calidris pugnax ruff SL VU I
Scolopacidae Calidris ruficollis red-necked stint SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Calidris subminuta long-toed stint SL VU
Scolopacidae Calidris tenuirostris great knot E CE QAI I
Scolopacidae Gallinago hardwickii Latham's snipe SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Limnodromus semipalmatus Asian dowitcher SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Limosa lapponica baueri Western Alaskan bar-tailed godwit V V QAI I
Scolopacidae Limosa limosa black-tailed godwit SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Numenius madagascariensis eastern curlew E CE QAI I
Scolopacidae Numenius minutus little curlew SL QAI
Scolopacidae Numenius phaeopus whimbrel SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Tringa brevipes grey-tailed tattler SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Tringa flavipes lesser yellowlegs C VU I
Scolopacidae Tringa glareola wood sandpiper SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Tringa incana wandering tattler SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Tringa nebularia common greenshank SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Tringa sp. U
Scolopacidae Tringa stagnatilis marsh sandpiper SL QAI I
Scolopacidae Xenus cinereus terek sandpiper SL QAI I
Rostratulidae Rostratula australis Australian painted snipe E E QA I
Jacanidae Irediparra gallinacea comb-crested jacana C QAI I
Charadriidae Charadrius bicinctus double-banded plover SL QAI I
Charadriidae Charadrius leschenaultii greater sand plover V V QAI I
Charadriidae Charadrius mongolus lesser sand plover E E QAI I
Charadriidae Charadrius ruficapillus red-capped plover C QAI I
Charadriidae Charadrius sp. U
Charadriidae Charadrius veredus oriental plover SL QAI I
Charadriidae Elseyornis melanops black-fronted dotterel C QAI I
Charadriidae Erythrogonys cinctus red-kneed dotterel C QA I
Charadriidae Pluvialis fulva Pacific golden plover SL QAI I
Charadriidae Pluvialis squatarola grey plover SL QAI I
Charadriidae Vanellus miles masked lapwing C QAI
Charadriidae Vanellus miles novaehollandiae masked lapwing (southern subspecies) C QAI
Charadriidae Vanellus tricolor banded lapwing C QA
Recurvirostridae Cladorhynchus leucocephalus banded stilt C VU I
Recurvirostridae Himantopus himantopus black-winged stilt C QAI
Recurvirostridae Recurvirostra novaehollandiae red-necked avocet C QA I
Haematopodidae Haematopus finschi South Island pied oystercatcher C VI
Haematopodidae Haematopus fuliginosus sooty oystercatcher C QA I
Haematopodidae Haematopus longirostris Australian pied oystercatcher C QAI
Burhinidae Burhinus grallarius bush stone-curlew C QAI
Burhinidae Esacus magnirostris beach stone-curlew V QAI
Otididae Ardeotis australis Australian bustard C QAI
Rallidae Amaurornis moluccana pale-vented bush-hen C QAI
Rallidae Fulica atra Eurasian coot C QAI I
Rallidae Gallinula tenebrosa dusky moorhen C QAI I
Rallidae Gallirallus philippensis buff-banded rail C QAI
Rallidae Lewinia pectoralis Lewin's rail C QAI
Rallidae Porphyrio melanotus purple swamphen C QAI
Rallidae Porzana fluminea Australian spotted crake C QA I
Rallidae Porzana pusilla Baillon's crake C QAI I
Rallidae Porzana tabuensis spotless crake C QAI I
Rallidae Tribonyx ventralis black-tailed native-hen C QA
Gruidae Antigone rubicunda brolga C QAI I
Falconidae Falco berigora brown falcon C QAI
Falconidae Falco cenchroides nankeen kestrel C QAI
Falconidae Falco longipennis Australian hobby C QAI
Falconidae Falco peregrinus peregrine falcon C QAI
Falconidae Falco sp. U
Falconidae Falco subniger black falcon C QA
Accipitridae Accipiter cirrocephalus collared sparrowhawk C QAI
Accipitridae Accipiter fasciatus brown goshawk C QAI
Accipitridae Accipiter novaehollandiae grey goshawk C QAI
Accipitridae Accipiter sp. U
Accipitridae Aquila audax wedge-tailed eagle C QAI
Accipitridae Aviceda subcristata Pacific baza C QAI
Accipitridae Circus approximans swamp harrier C QAI
Accipitridae Circus assimilis spotted harrier C QA
Accipitridae Elanus axillaris black-shouldered kite C QAI
Accipitridae Elanus scriptus letter-winged kite C QA
Accipitridae Erythrotriorchis radiatus red goshawk E V QA
Accipitridae Haliaeetus leucogaster white-bellied sea-eagle C QAI
Accipitridae Haliastur indus brahminy kite C QAI
Accipitridae Haliastur sphenurus whistling kite C QAI
Accipitridae Hamirostra melanosternon black-breasted buzzard C QA
Accipitridae Hieraaetus morphnoides little eagle C QAI
Accipitridae Lophoictinia isura square-tailed kite C QA
Accipitridae Milvus migrans black kite C QAI
Accipitridae Pandion cristatus eastern osprey SL QAI
Threskiornithidae Platalea flavipes yellow-billed spoonbill C QA I
Threskiornithidae Platalea regia royal spoonbill C QAI I
Threskiornithidae Plegadis falcinellus glossy ibis SL QAI
Threskiornithidae Threskiornis molucca Australian white ibis C QAI
Threskiornithidae Threskiornis sp. U
Threskiornithidae Threskiornis spinicollis straw-necked ibis C QAI
Ardeidae Ardea alba modesta eastern great egret C QAI I
Ardeidae Ardea intermedia intermediate egret C QAI I
Ardeidae Ardea pacifica white-necked heron C QA I
Ardeidae Botaurus poiciloptilus Australasian bittern E E QAI I
Ardeidae Bubulcus ibis cattle egret C QAI
Ardeidae Butorides striata striated heron C QAI I
Ardeidae Egretta garzetta little egret C QAI I
Ardeidae Egretta novaehollandiae white-faced heron C QAI
Ardeidae Egretta sacra eastern reef egret C QAI I
Ardeidae Egretta sp. U
Ardeidae Ixobrychus dubius Australian little bittern C QAI I
Ardeidae Ixobrychus flavicollis black bittern C QAI I
Ardeidae Nycticorax caledonicus nankeen night-heron C QAI I
Ciconiidae Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus black-necked stork C QAI I
Pelecanidae Pelecanus conspicillatus Australian pelican C QAI I
Phalacrocoracidae Microcarbo melanoleucos little pied cormorant C QAI I
Phalacrocoracidae Phalacrocorax carbo great cormorant C QAI I
Phalacrocoracidae Phalacrocorax sp. U
Phalacrocoracidae Phalacrocorax sulcirostris little black cormorant C QA I
Phalacrocoracidae Phalacrocorax varius pied cormorant C QAI I
Anhingidae Anhinga novaehollandiae Australasian darter C QAI I
Sulidae Morus serrator Australasian gannet C QAI
Sulidae Sula dactylatra masked booby SL QAI
Sulidae Sula leucogaster brown booby SL QAI
Fregatidae Fregata ariel lesser frigatebird SL QAI
Fregatidae Fregata minor great frigatebird SL QAI
Spheniscidae Eudyptula minor little penguin C VU
Procellariidae Ardenna carneipes flesh-footed shearwater SL QAI
Procellariidae Ardenna grisea sooty shearwater SL QAI
Procellariidae Ardenna pacifica wedge-tailed shearwater V QAI
Procellariidae Ardenna tenuirostris short-tailed shearwater SL QAI
Procellariidae Daption capense cape petrel C QAI
Procellariidae Fulmarus glacialoides southern fulmar C VU
Procellariidae Macronectes giganteus southern giant-petrel E E QAI
Procellariidae Pachyptila belcheri slender-billed prion C VU
Procellariidae Pachyptila desolata Antarctic prion C VU
Procellariidae Pachyptila salvini Salvin's prion C VU
Procellariidae Pachyptila turtur fairy prion C QAI
Procellariidae Pelecanoides urinatrix common diving-petrel C VU
Procellariidae Pseudobulweria rostrata Tahiti petrel C QAI
Procellariidae Pterodroma cervicalis white-necked petrel C VU
Procellariidae Pterodroma inexpectata mottled petrel C QAI
Procellariidae Pterodroma lessonii white-headed petrel C QAI
Procellariidae Pterodroma leucoptera Gould's petrel C QAI
Procellariidae Pterodroma leucoptera leucoptera Gould's petrel (Australian subspecies) C E QAI
Procellariidae Pterodroma macroptera great-winged petrel C QAI
Procellariidae Pterodroma nigripennis black-winged petrel C VU
Procellariidae Puffinus assimilis little shearwater C QAI
Procellariidae Puffinus gavia fluttering shearwater C QAI
Procellariidae Puffinus huttoni Hutton's shearwater C QAI
Diomedeidae Diomedea exulans wandering albatross V V QAI
Diomedeidae Thalassarche bulleri Buller's albatross V V VU
Diomedeidae Thalassarche cauta shy albatross V V QAI
Diomedeidae Thalassarche chrysostoma grey-headed albatross E E VU
Diomedeidae Thalassarche melanophris black-browed albatross SL V QAI
Oceanitidae Fregetta grallaria white-bellied storm-petrel C V QAI
Oceanitidae Fregetta tropica black-bellied storm-petrel C QAI
Oceanitidae Oceanites oceanicus Wilson's storm-petrel SL QAI
Oceanitidae Pelagodroma marina white-faced storm-petrel C VU
Apodidae Aerodramus terraereginae Australian swiftlet C QA
Apodidae Apus pacificus fork-tailed swift SL QAI
Apodidae Hirundapus caudacutus white-throated needletail V V QAI
Aegothelidae Aegotheles cristatus Australian owlet-nightjar C QAI
Caprimulgidae Caprimulgus macrurus large-tailed nightjar C QAI
Eurostopodidae Eurostopodus argus spotted nightjar C QA
Eurostopodidae Eurostopodus mystacalis white-throated nightjar C QAI
Eurostopodidae Eurostopodus sp. U
Podargidae Podargus ocellatus plumiferus plumed frogmouth V QA
Podargidae Podargus strigoides tawny frogmouth C QA
Columbidae Chalcophaps indica emerald dove C QA
Columbidae Columba leucomela white-headed pigeon C QA
Columbidae Columba livia rock dove II
Columbidae Geopelia cuneata diamond dove C QA
Columbidae Geopelia humeralis bar-shouldered dove C QAI
Columbidae Geopelia striata peaceful dove C QAI
Columbidae Geophaps scripta scripta squatter pigeon (southern subspecies) V V QA
Columbidae Leucosarcia melanoleuca wonga pigeon C QA
Columbidae Lopholaimus antarcticus topknot pigeon C QA
Columbidae Macropygia amboinensis brown cuckoo-dove C QAI
Columbidae Ocyphaps lophotes crested pigeon C QA
Columbidae Phaps chalcoptera common bronzewing C QA
Columbidae Phaps elegans brush bronzewing C QA
Columbidae Phaps histrionica flock bronzewing C QA
Columbidae Ptilinopus magnificus wompoo fruit-dove C QAI
Columbidae Ptilinopus regina rose-crowned fruit-dove C QAI
Columbidae Ptilinopus superbus superb fruit-dove C QAI
Columbidae Streptopelia chinensis spotted dove II
Podicipedidae Podiceps cristatus great crested grebe C QAI I
Podicipedidae Poliocephalus poliocephalus hoary-headed grebe C QA I
Podicipedidae Tachybaptus novaehollandiae Australasian grebe C QAI I
Phaethontidae Phaethon lepturus white-tailed tropicbird SL QAI
Phaethontidae Phaethon rubricauda red-tailed tropicbird V QAI
Anatidae Anas castanea chestnut teal C QA I
Anatidae Anas gracilis grey teal C QAI I
Anatidae Anas platyrhynchos northern mallard II I
Anatidae Anas sp. U
Anatidae Anas superciliosa Pacific black duck C QAI I
Anatidae Aythya australis hardhead C QAI I
Anatidae Biziura lobata musk duck C QA I
Anatidae Chenonetta jubata Australian wood duck C QA
Anatidae Cygnus atratus black swan C QA I
Anatidae Dendrocygna arcuata wandering whistling-duck C QAI I
Anatidae Dendrocygna eytoni plumed whistling-duck C QA
Anatidae Dendrocygna sp. U
Anatidae Malacorhynchus membranaceus pink-eared duck C QA I
Anatidae Nettapus coromandelianus cotton pygmy-goose C QAI I
Anatidae Nettapus pulchellus green pygmy-goose C QAI I
Anatidae Oxyura australis blue-billed duck C QA I
Anatidae Radjah radjah radjah shelduck C QAI I
Anatidae Spatula querquedula garganey SL VI
Anatidae Spatula rhynchotis Australasian shoveler C QAI I
Anatidae Stictonetta naevosa freckled duck C QA I
Anatidae Tadorna tadornoides Australian shelduck C VU I
Anseranatidae Anseranas semipalmata magpie goose C QAI I
Phasianidae Coturnix pectoralis stubble quail C QA
Phasianidae Coturnix sp. U
Phasianidae Coturnix ypsilophora brown quail C QAI
Phasianidae Excalfactoria chinensis king quail C QAI
Phasianidae Gallus gallus red junglefowl II
Phasianidae Pavo cristatus Indian peafowl II
Megapodiidae Alectura lathami Australian brush-turkey 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
PE : Extinct in the wild
E : Endangered
V : Vulnerable
NT : Near threatened
C : Least concern
SL : Special least concern
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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Birds of Brisbane local government area, WetlandInfo, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 3 July 2020, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=lga-brisbane&Kingdom=animals&Class=birds>.

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