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Mammals of Bundaberg local government area

Total number of species: 103

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Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Delphinidae Globicephala macrorhynchus short-finned pilot whale C QAI
Delphinidae Orcaella heinsohni Australian snubfin dolphin V QA I
Delphinidae Peponocephala electra melon-headed whale C QAI
Delphinidae Sousa sahulensis Australian humpback dolphin V QAI I
Delphinidae Tursiops aduncus Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin C QAI I
Delphinidae Tursiops truncatus offshore bottlenose dolphin C QAI
Kogiidae Kogia breviceps pygmy sperm whale C QAI
Balaenopteridae Balaenoptera acutorostrata dwarf minke whale C QAI
Balaenopteridae Megaptera novaeangliae humpback whale V V QAI
Bovidae Bos taurus European cattle II
Suidae Sus scrofa pig II
Equidae Equus caballus horse II
Leporidae Lepus europaeus European brown hare II
Leporidae Oryctolagus cuniculus rabbit II
Felidae Felis catus cat II
Canidae Canis familiaris dog II
Canidae Canis familiaris (dingo) dingo QA
Canidae Vulpes vulpes red fox II
Otariidae Arctocephalus pusillus doriferus Australian fur seal C VA
Otariidae Arctocephalus tropicalis Subantarctic fur seal V E QA
Dugongidae Dugong dugon dugong V QAI I
Muridae Hydromys chrysogaster water rat C QAI I
Muridae Melomys burtoni grassland melomys C QA
Muridae Melomys cervinipes fawn-footed melomys C QA
Muridae Melomys sp. QA
Muridae Mus musculus house mouse II
Muridae Pseudomys delicatulus delicate mouse C QAI
Muridae Pseudomys gracilicaudatus eastern chestnut mouse C QA
Muridae Pseudomys patrius eastern pebble-mound mouse C Q
Muridae Pseudomys sp. QAI
Muridae Rattus fuscipes bush rat C QA
Muridae Rattus lutreolus swamp rat C QA I
Muridae Rattus rattus black rat II
Muridae Rattus sordidus canefield rat C QAI
Muridae Rattus sp. QAI
Muridae Rattus tunneyi pale field-rat C QA
Muridae Xeromys myoides water mouse V V QAI I
Vespertilionidae Chalinolobus gouldii Gould's wattled bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Chalinolobus morio chocolate wattled bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Chalinolobus nigrogriseus hoary wattled bat C QAI
Vespertilionidae Chalinolobus picatus little pied bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Falsistrellus tasmaniensis eastern false pipistrelle C QA
Vespertilionidae Kerivoula papuensis golden-tipped bat C QAI
Vespertilionidae Myotis macropus large-footed myotis C QA
Vespertilionidae Nyctophilus bifax northern long-eared bat C QAI
Vespertilionidae Nyctophilus geoffroyi lesser long-eared bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Nyctophilus gouldi Gould's long-eared bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Nyctophilus sp. QAI
Vespertilionidae Scoteanax rueppellii greater broad-nosed bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Scotorepens greyii little broad-nosed bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Scotorepens orion south-eastern broad-nosed bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Scotorepens sp. QA
Vespertilionidae Scotorepens sp. (Parnaby) central-eastern broad-nosed bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Vespadelus darlingtoni large forest bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Vespadelus pumilus eastern forest bat C QA
Vespertilionidae Vespadelus troughtoni eastern cave bat C QA
Miniopteridae Miniopterus australis little bent-wing bat C QAI
Miniopteridae Miniopterus schreibersii oceanensis eastern bent-wing bat C QAI
Molossidae Mormopterus lumsdenae northern free-tailed bat C QA
Molossidae Mormopterus norfolkensis east coast freetail bat C QA
Molossidae Mormopterus ridei eastern free-tailed bat C QA
Molossidae Mormopterus sp. QAI
Molossidae Tadarida australis white-striped freetail bat C QA
Emballonuridae Saccolaimus flaviventris yellow-bellied sheathtail bat C QAI
Rhinolophidae Rhinolophus megaphyllus eastern horseshoe-bat C QAI
Megadermatidae Macroderma gigas ghost bat E V QA
Pteropodidae Nyctimene robinsoni eastern tube-nosed bat C QA
Pteropodidae Pteropus alecto black flying-fox C QAI
Pteropodidae Pteropus poliocephalus grey-headed flying-fox C V QA
Pteropodidae Pteropus scapulatus little red flying-fox C QAI
Pteropodidae Pteropus sp. QAI
Pteropodidae Syconycteris australis eastern blossom bat C QAI
Macropodidae Macropus dorsalis black-striped wallaby C QA
Macropodidae Macropus giganteus eastern grey kangaroo C QA
Macropodidae Macropus parryi whiptail wallaby C QA
Macropodidae Macropus rufogriseus red-necked wallaby C QA
Macropodidae Petrogale herberti Herbert's rock-wallaby C Q
Macropodidae Thylogale stigmatica red-legged pademelon C QAI
Macropodidae Thylogale thetis red-necked pademelon C QA
Macropodidae Wallabia bicolor swamp wallaby C QA
Potoroidae Aepyprymnus rufescens rufous bettong C QA
Potoroidae Potorous tridactylus tridactylus long-nosed potoroo V V QA
Phalangeridae Trichosurus caninus short-eared possum C QA
Phalangeridae Trichosurus sp. QA
Phalangeridae Trichosurus vulpecula common brushtail possum C QA
Acrobatidae Acrobates pygmaeus feathertail glider C QA
Pseudocheiridae Petauroides volans volans southern greater glider V V QA
Pseudocheiridae Pseudocheirus peregrinus common ringtail possum C QA
Petauridae Petaurus australis australis yellow-bellied glider (southern subspecies) C QA
Petauridae Petaurus breviceps sugar glider C QAI
Petauridae Petaurus norfolcensis squirrel glider C QA
Petauridae Petaurus sp. QAI
Phascolarctidae Phascolarctos cinereus koala V V QA
Peramelidae Isoodon macrourus northern brown bandicoot C QAI
Peramelidae Perameles nasuta long-nosed bandicoot C QA
Dasyuridae Antechinus flavipes flavipes yellow-footed antechinus (south-east Queensland) C QA
Dasyuridae Antechinus sp. QA
Dasyuridae Dasyurus maculatus maculatus spotted-tailed quoll (southern subspecies) V E QA
Dasyuridae Planigale maculata common planigale C QA
Dasyuridae Sminthopsis murina common dunnart C QA
Dasyuridae Sminthopsis sp. QAI
Tachyglossidae Tachyglossus aculeatus short-beaked echidna SL QAI
Ornithorhynchidae Ornithorhynchus anatinus platypus SL QA I

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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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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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

This page should be cited as:

Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2013) Mammals of Bundaberg local government area, WetlandInfo website, accessed 25 October 2020. Available at:

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