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Wildlife of Astrebla Downs National Park

Total number of species: 212

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Kingdom Class Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Status
animals mammals Bovidae Bos taurus European cattle II
animals mammals Suidae Sus scrofa pig II
animals mammals Felidae Felis catus cat II
animals mammals Canidae Canis lupus dingo dingo QA
animals mammals Canidae Canis lupus familiaris dog II
animals mammals Muridae Mus musculus house mouse II
animals mammals Muridae Rattus villosissimus long-haired rat C QA
animals mammals Thylacomyidae Macrotis lagotis greater bilby E V QA
animals mammals Dasyuridae Antechinomys laniger kultarr C QA
animals mammals Dasyuridae Dasyuroides byrnei kowari V V 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 Nectariniidae Dicaeum hirundinaceum mistletoebird C QAI
animals birds Hirundinidae Petrochelidon ariel fairy martin C QA
animals birds Hirundinidae Petrochelidon nigricans tree martin C QAI
animals birds Megaluridae Cincloramphus cruralis brown songlark C QA
animals birds Megaluridae Cincloramphus mathewsi rufous songlark C QA
animals birds Megaluridae Megalurus gramineus little grassbird C QAI
animals birds Megaluridae Megalurus timoriensis tawny grassbird C QAI
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 Monarchidae Grallina cyanoleuca magpie-lark C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Myiagra inquieta restless flycatcher C QA
animals birds Corvidae Corvus bennetti little crow 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. U
animals birds Rhipiduridae Rhipidura albiscapa grey fantail C QAI
animals birds Rhipiduridae Rhipidura leucophrys willie wagtail C QAI
animals birds Artamidae Artamus cinereus black-faced woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Artamus leucorynchus white-breasted woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Artamus minor little 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 Cracticus tibicen Australian magpie 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 Psophodidae Cinclosoma cinnamomeum cinnamon quail-thrush C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Acanthagenys rufogularis spiny-cheeked honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Ashbyia lovensis gibberbird C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Epthianura albifrons white-fronted chat C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Epthianura aurifrons orange chat C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Epthianura crocea yellow chat V 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 Pardalotidae Pardalotus rubricatus red-browed pardalote C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza apicalis inland thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza nana yellow thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza reguloides buff-rumped thornbill C QA
animals birds Maluridae Malurus lamberti variegated 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 Halcyonidae Todiramphus pyrrhopygius red-backed kingfisher C QA
animals birds Tytonidae Tyto delicatula eastern barn owl C QAI
animals birds Tytonidae Tyto longimembris eastern grass owl C QAI
animals birds Strigidae Ninox boobook southern boobook C QAI
animals birds Cuculidae Cacomantis pallidus pallid cuckoo C QAI
animals birds Cuculidae Scythrops novaehollandiae channel-billed cuckoo C QAI
animals birds Psittacidae Barnardius zonarius Australian ringneck C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Melopsittacus undulatus budgerigar C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Cacatua sanguinea little corella C QAI
animals birds Cacatuidae Calyptorhynchus banksii red-tailed black-cockatoo C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Eolophus roseicapilla galah C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Nymphicus hollandicus cockatiel C QA
animals birds Laridae Chlidonias hybrida whiskered tern C QAI I
animals birds Glareolidae Stiltia isabella Australian pratincole C QA
animals birds Turnicidae Turnix velox little button-quail C QA
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris acuminata sharp-tailed sandpiper SL QAI I
animals birds Rostratulidae Rostratula australis Australian painted snipe V E QA I
animals birds Pedionomidae Pedionomus torquatus plains-wanderer V CE QA
animals birds Charadriidae Charadrius australis inland dotterel C QA
animals birds Charadriidae Charadrius veredus oriental plover SL 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 Vanellus miles novaehollandiae masked lapwing (southern subspecies) C QAI
animals birds Charadriidae Vanellus tricolor banded lapwing C QA
animals birds Otididae Ardeotis australis Australian bustard C QAI
animals birds Rallidae Gallinula tenebrosa dusky moorhen C QAI I
animals birds Rallidae Porphyrio melanotus purple swamphen C QAI
animals birds Rallidae Porzana fluminea Australian spotted crake C QA I
animals birds Rallidae Porzana tabuensis spotless crake C QAI I
animals birds Rallidae Tribonyx ventralis black-tailed native-hen C QA
animals birds Gruidae Grus 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 hypoleucos grey falcon V QA
animals birds Falconidae Falco subniger black falcon C QA
animals birds Accipitridae Accipiter fasciatus brown goshawk C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Aquila audax wedge-tailed eagle C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Circus approximans swamp harrier C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Circus assimilis spotted harrier C QA
animals birds Accipitridae Elanus axillaris black-shouldered kite C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Elanus scriptus letter-winged kite C QA
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 Threskiornis molucca Australian white ibis C QAI
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea alba modesta eastern great egret C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea pacifica white-necked heron C QA 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 Anhingidae Anhinga novaehollandiae Australasian darter C QAI I
animals birds Apodidae Apus pacificus fork-tailed swift SL QAI
animals birds Eurostopodidae Eurostopodus argus spotted nightjar C QA
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia cuneata diamond dove C QA
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 Columbidae Phaps histrionica flock bronzewing C QA
animals birds Podicipedidae Poliocephalus poliocephalus hoary-headed grebe C QA I
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 Coturnix pectoralis stubble quail C QA
animals birds Phasianidae Coturnix ypsilophora 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 Oxyuranus microlepidotus western taipan C QA
animals reptiles Elapidae Suta suta myall snake C QA
animals reptiles Boidae Antaresia stimsoni Stimson's python C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Austroablepharus kinghorni red-tailed soil-crevice skink C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Ctenotus lateralis gravelly-soil ctenotus C Q
animals reptiles Scincidae Ctenotus sp. QAI
animals reptiles Scincidae Eremiascincus richardsonii broad-banded sand swimmer C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Menetia greyii common dwarf skink C QA
animals reptiles Varanidae Varanus gouldii sand monitor C QA
animals reptiles Varanidae Varanus spenceri Spencer's monitor C QA
animals reptiles Agamidae Tympanocryptis lineata lined earless dragon C QA
animals reptiles Agamidae Tympanocryptis tetraporophora Eyrean earless dragon C QA
animals reptiles Diplodactylidae Diplodactylus sp. QA
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Heteronotia binoei Bynoe's gecko C QA
animals amphibians Limnodynastidae Limnodynastes tasmaniensis spotted grassfrog C QA I
fungi Basidiomycota Podaxis pistillaris C U
plants higher dicots Acanthaceae Rostellularia adscendens var. clementii C U
plants higher dicots Amaranthaceae Amaranthus mitchellii Boggabri weed C U
plants higher dicots Apiaceae Daucus glochidiatus Australian carrot C U
plants higher dicots Asteraceae Anemocarpa podolepidium C U
plants higher dicots Asteraceae Calotis hispidula bogan flea C U
plants higher dicots Asteraceae Flaveria trinervia IU
plants higher dicots Asteraceae Lactuca serriola forma serriola IU
plants higher dicots Asteraceae Leiocarpa websteri C U
plants higher dicots Asteraceae Minuria integerrima smooth minuria C U
plants higher dicots Asteraceae Pycnosorus eremaeus C U
plants higher dicots Asteraceae Rhodanthe floribunda C U
plants higher dicots Asteraceae Rutidosis helichrysoides subsp. acutiglumis C U
plants higher dicots Asteraceae Senecio depressicola C U
plants higher dicots Brassicaceae Arabidella nasturtium C U
plants higher dicots Brassicaceae Harmsiodoxa puberula C U
plants higher dicots Brassicaceae Lepidium phlebopetalum veined peppercress C U
plants higher dicots Caesalpiniaceae Senna planitiicola C U
plants higher dicots Capparaceae Capparis nummularia C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Atriplex C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Atriplex angulata fan saltbush C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Atriplex crassipes C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Atriplex muelleri lagoon saltbush C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Dissocarpus paradoxus cannonball burr C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Dysphania pumilio C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Einadia nutans C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Maireana coronata C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Neobassia proceriflora soda bush C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena anisacanthoides yellow burr C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena calcarata red burr C U
plants higher dicots Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena glabra C U
plants higher dicots Cucurbitaceae Cucumis melo C U
plants higher dicots Euphorbiaceae Euphorbia inappendiculata var. queenslandica C U
plants higher dicots Euphorbiaceae Euphorbia parvicaruncula rough-seeded spurge C U
plants higher dicots Fabaceae Crotalaria dissitiflora subsp. dissitiflora C U
plants higher dicots Fabaceae Cullen cinereum C U
plants higher dicots Fabaceae Swainsona campylantha C U
plants higher dicots Goodeniaceae Goodenia fascicularis C U
plants higher dicots Haloragaceae Haloragis aspera raspweed C U
plants higher dicots Malvaceae Hibiscus verdcourtii C U
plants higher dicots Malvaceae Sida fibulifera C U
plants higher dicots Malvaceae Sida goniocarpa C U
plants higher dicots Malvaceae Sida trichopoda C U
plants higher dicots Mimosaceae Acacia salicina doolan C U
plants higher dicots Mimosaceae Acacia victoriae subsp. victoriae C U
plants higher dicots Nyctaginaceae Boerhavia schomburgkiana C U
plants higher dicots Plantaginaceae Plantago cunninghamii sago weed C U
plants higher dicots Plantaginaceae Stemodia glabella C U
plants higher dicots Sparrmanniaceae Corchorus pascuorum C U
plants higher dicots Zygophyllaceae Zygophyllum ammophilum sand twinleaf C U
plants higher dicots Zygophyllaceae Zygophyllum iodocarpum violet twinleaf C U
plants lower dicots Apocynaceae Cynanchum floribundum C U
plants lower dicots Boraginaceae Trichodesma zeylanicum var. zeylanicum C U
plants lower dicots Convolvulaceae Convolvulus clementii C U
plants lower dicots Convolvulaceae Ipomoea lonchophylla C U
plants lower dicots Convolvulaceae Ipomoea polymorpha C U
plants lower dicots Gentianaceae Schenkia australis C U
plants lower dicots Lamiaceae Teucrium integrifolium C U
plants lower dicots Lamiaceae Teucrium racemosum C U
plants monocots Cyperaceae Cyperus bifax western nutgrass C U
plants monocots Poaceae Dichanthium sericeum subsp. humilius C U
plants monocots Poaceae Diplachne fusca var. muelleri C U I
plants monocots Poaceae Enneapogon cylindricus jointed nineawn C U
plants monocots Poaceae Eulalia aurea silky browntop C U
plants monocots Poaceae Sporobolus actinocladus katoora grass C U

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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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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Wildlife of Astrebla Downs National Park, WetlandInfo, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 18 November 2018, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=national-park-astrebla-downs>.

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