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Wildlife of Geham National Park

Total number of species: 239

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Kingdom Class Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Status
animals mammals Miniopteridae Miniopterus schreibersii oceanensis eastern bent-wing bat C QAI
animals mammals Pteropodidae Pteropus scapulatus little red flying-fox C QAI
animals mammals Potoroidae Aepyprymnus rufescens rufous bettong C QA
animals mammals Petauridae Petaurus norfolcensis squirrel glider C QA
animals mammals Phascolarctidae Phascolarctos cinereus koala V V QA
animals mammals Peramelidae Isoodon macrourus northern brown bandicoot C QAI
animals mammals Peramelidae Perameles nasuta long-nosed bandicoot C QA
animals mammals Ornithorhynchidae Ornithorhynchus anatinus platypus SL QA I
animals birds Passeridae Passer domesticus house sparrow II
animals birds Estrildidae Neochmia temporalis red-browed finch C QA
animals birds Estrildidae Taeniopygia bichenovii double-barred finch C QA
animals birds Nectariniidae Dicaeum hirundinaceum mistletoebird C QAI
animals birds Sturnidae Acridotheres tristis common myna II
animals birds Turdidae Turdus merula common blackbird P II
animals birds Hirundinidae Hirundo neoxena welcome swallow C QAI
animals birds Timaliidae Zosterops lateralis silvereye C QAI
animals birds Timaliidae Zosterops lateralis cornwalli silvereye (eastern) C QA
animals birds Cisticolidae Cisticola exilis golden-headed cisticola C QAI
animals birds Petroicidae Eopsaltria australis eastern yellow robin C QA
animals birds Corcoracidae Struthidea cinerea apostlebird C QA
animals birds Monarchidae Grallina cyanoleuca magpie-lark C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Myiagra rubecula leaden flycatcher C QAI
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 Dicruridae Dicrurus bracteatus spangled drongo C QAI
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 Artamidae Strepera graculina pied currawong C QA
animals birds Artamidae Strepera graculina graculina pied currawong (eastern Australia) C QA
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 pectoralis golden whistler 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 Coracina tenuirostris cicadabird C QAI
animals birds Campephagidae Lalage leucomela varied triller C QAI
animals birds Campephagidae Lalage tricolor white-winged triller C QAI
animals birds Neosittidae Daphoenositta chrysoptera varied sittella C QAI
animals birds Psophodidae Cinclosoma punctatum spotted quail-thrush C QA
animals birds Psophodidae Psophodes olivaceus eastern whipbird C QA
animals birds Pomatostomidae Pomatostomus temporalis grey-crowned babbler C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris eastern spinebill 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 Lichenostomus melanops yellow-tufted honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Manorina melanocephala noisy miner C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Meliphaga lewinii Lewin's honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Melithreptus albogularis white-throated honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Melithreptus lunatus white-naped honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Myzomela sanguinolenta scarlet honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Philemon corniculatus noisy friarbird C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Plectorhyncha lanceolata striped 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 chrysorrhoa yellow-rumped thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza lineata striated thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza nana yellow thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza pusilla brown thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza reguloides buff-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 Sericornis frontalis white-browed scrubwren C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Sericornis magnirostra large-billed scrubwren 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 Maluridae Malurus melanocephalus red-backed fairy-wren C QA
animals birds Climacteridae Cormobates leucophaea white-throated treecreeper C QA
animals birds Climacteridae Cormobates leucophaea metastasis white-throated treecreeper (southern) C QA
animals birds Pittidae Pitta versicolor noisy pitta C QAI
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 Strigidae Ninox boobook southern boobook C QAI
animals birds Strigidae Ninox strenua powerful owl V QA
animals birds Cuculidae Cacomantis flabelliformis fan-tailed cuckoo C QAI
animals birds Cuculidae Cacomantis variolosus brush cuckoo 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 Eudynamys orientalis eastern koel C QAI
animals birds Cuculidae Scythrops novaehollandiae channel-billed cuckoo C QAI
animals birds Psittacidae Alisterus scapularis Australian king-parrot C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Glossopsitta concinna musk lorikeet C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Parvipsitta pusilla little lorikeet C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Platycercus adscitus pale-headed rosella C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Platycercus elegans crimson rosella C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Platycercus eximius eastern rosella C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Trichoglossus chlorolepidotus scaly-breasted lorikeet C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Trichoglossus moluccanus rainbow lorikeet C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Calyptorhynchus funereus yellow-tailed black-cockatoo C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Eolophus roseicapilla galah C QA
animals birds Charadriidae Vanellus miles masked lapwing C QAI
animals birds Charadriidae Vanellus miles novaehollandiae masked lapwing (southern subspecies) C QAI
animals birds Recurvirostridae Recurvirostra novaehollandiae red-necked avocet C QA I
animals birds Falconidae Falco cenchroides nankeen kestrel C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Accipiter cirrocephalus collared sparrowhawk C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Accipiter fasciatus brown goshawk C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Accipiter novaehollandiae grey goshawk C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Aquila audax wedge-tailed eagle C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Aviceda subcristata Pacific baza C QAI
animals birds Threskiornithidae Threskiornis spinicollis straw-necked ibis C QAI
animals birds Phalacrocoracidae Microcarbo melanoleucos little pied cormorant C QAI I
animals birds Procellariidae Pterodroma nigripennis black-winged petrel C VU
animals birds Podargidae Podargus strigoides tawny frogmouth C QA
animals birds Columbidae Columba livia rock dove II
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia humeralis bar-shouldered dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia striata peaceful dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Macropygia amboinensis brown cuckoo-dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Ocyphaps lophotes crested pigeon C QA
animals birds Columbidae Phaps chalcoptera common bronzewing C QA
animals birds Columbidae Ptilinopus regina rose-crowned fruit-dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Streptopelia chinensis spotted dove II
animals birds Anatidae Anas superciliosa Pacific black duck C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Chenonetta jubata Australian wood duck C QA
animals birds Megapodiidae Alectura lathami Australian brush-turkey C QA
animals reptiles Elapidae Pseudechis porphyriacus red-bellied black snake C QA I
animals reptiles Elapidae Pseudonaja textilis eastern brown snake C QAI
animals reptiles Elapidae Vermicella annulata bandy-bandy C QA
animals reptiles Boidae Antaresia maculosa spotted python C QA
animals reptiles Boidae Morelia spilota carpet python C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Egernia striolata tree skink C QA
animals reptiles Agamidae Pogona barbata bearded dragon C QA
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Hemidactylus frenatus house gecko II
animals amphibians Bufonidae Rhinella marina cane toad II
animals insects Nymphalidae Acraea andromacha andromacha glasswing QAI
animals insects Nymphalidae Danaus petilia lesser wanderer QAI
animals insects Nymphalidae Danaus plexippus monarch II
animals insects Nymphalidae Euploea corinna common crow QA
animals insects Nymphalidae Junonia villida villida meadow argus QAI
animals insects Pieridae Belenois java teutonia caper white QAI
animals insects Papilionidae Papilio aegeus aegeus orchard swallowtail (Australian subspecies) QA
animals insects Aeshnidae Anax papuensis Australian Emperor QAI I
fungi Agaricomycetes Agaricaceae Leucocoprinus birnbaumii C QA
fungi Agaricomycetes Suillaceae Suillus U
fungi lecanoromycetes Ramalinaceae Ramalina celastri subsp. celastri C QA
plants land plants Apocynaceae Araujia sericifera white moth vine IU
plants land plants Apocynaceae Parsonsia eucalyptophylla gargaloo C QA
plants land plants Araliaceae Hydrocotyle peduncularis C QA
plants land plants Asparagaceae Asparagus africanus ornamental asparagus IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Baccharis halimifolia groundsel bush IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Calotis cuneata C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Calotis dentex white burr daisy C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Carduus thoermeri nodding thistle IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Cassinia laevis C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Chrysocephalum apiculatum yellow buttons C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Cirsium vulgare spear thistle IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Coreopsis lanceolata IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Erigeron sumatrensis IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Olearia elliptica subsp. elliptica sticky daisy bush Superseded XU
plants land plants Asteraceae Senecio madagascariensis fireweed IU
plants land plants Cactaceae Opuntia tomentosa velvety tree pear IU
plants land plants Campanulaceae Lobelia purpurascens white root C QA
plants land plants Casuarinaceae Allocasuarina torulosa C QA
plants land plants Celastraceae Denhamia silvestris C QA
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Dichondra repens kidney weed C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Carex fascicularis tassel sedge C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Gahnia aspera C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Lepidosperma laterale var. laterale XU
plants land plants Dennstaedtiaceae Pteridium U
plants land plants Dennstaedtiaceae Pteridium esculentum common bracken C QAI
plants land plants Dilleniaceae Hibbertia scandens C QAI
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Alchornea ilicifolia native holly C QA
plants land plants Fabaceae Desmodium brachypodum large ticktrefoil C QAI
plants land plants Fabaceae Desmodium rhytidophyllum C QAI
plants land plants Fabaceae Hardenbergia violacea C QA
plants land plants Fabaceae Indigofera australis C QA
plants land plants Fabaceae Melilotus albus sweet clover IU
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Scaevola albida C QA
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Velleia paradoxa spur velleia C QA
plants land plants Gyrostemonaceae Codonocarpus attenuatus C QA
plants land plants Hemerocallidaceae Dianella longifolia C QA
plants land plants Lamiaceae Mentha satureioides native pennyroyal C QA
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Eustrephus latifolius wombat berry C QAI
plants land plants Malvaceae Pavonia hastata pink pavonia IU
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia decurrens IU
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia falcata sickle wattle C QAI
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia fimbriata Brisbane golden wattle C QAI
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia irrorata C Q
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia melanoxylon blackwood C QAI
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia neriifolia pechey wattle C QAI
plants land plants Myrsinaceae Lysimachia arvensis IU
plants land plants Myrtaceae Angophora floribunda rough-barked apple C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Corymbia gummifera red bloodwood C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Corymbia intermedia pink bloodwood C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus acmenoides C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus andrewsii C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus melliodora yellow box C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus microcorys C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus pilularis blackbutt C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus propinqua small-fruited grey gum C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus saligna C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus tindaliae Queensland white stringybark C QA
plants land plants Oleaceae Ligustrum C XU
plants land plants Oleaceae Ligustrum lucidum large-leaved privet IU
plants land plants Oxalidaceae Oxalis latifolia fishtail oxalis IU
plants land plants Passifloraceae Passiflora subpeltata white passion flower IU
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Breynia oblongifolia C QAI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Poranthera microphylla small poranthera C QA
plants land plants Pinaceae Pinus patula IU
plants land plants Pinaceae Pinus radiata radiata pine IU
plants land plants Pinaceae Pinus taeda IU
plants land plants Pittosporaceae Billardiera scandens C QA
plants land plants Pittosporaceae Bursaria spinosa subsp. spinosa C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida calycina var. calycina C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Briza maxima quaking grass IU
plants land plants Poaceae Chloris ventricosa tall chloris C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Cymbopogon refractus barbed-wire grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Digitaria ramularis C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Imperata cylindrica blady grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Microlaena stipoides C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Oplismenus aemulus creeping shade grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Panicum simile C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Themeda triandra kangaroo grass C QAI
plants land plants Proteaceae Banksia integrifolia subsp. compar C QA
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea quadricauda V V QA
plants land plants Pteridaceae Cheilanthes distans bristly cloak fern C QAI
plants land plants Ranunculaceae Clematis glycinoides C QA
plants land plants Ranunculaceae Ranunculus meristus C QA
plants land plants Rhamnaceae Alphitonia excelsa soap tree C QAI
plants land plants Rosaceae Cotoneaster pannosus IU
plants land plants Rosaceae Eriobotrya japonica loquat IU
plants land plants Rosaceae Rubus anglocandicans blackberry IU
plants land plants Rosaceae Rubus parvifolius pink-flowered native raspberry C QA
plants land plants Santalaceae Exocarpos cupressiformis native cherry C QA
plants land plants Santalaceae Santalum acuminatum sweet quandong C QA
plants land plants Scrophulariaceae Eremophila debilis winter apple C QA
plants land plants Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima tree-of-heaven IU
plants land plants Solanaceae Solanum stelligerum devil's needles C QA
plants land plants Thymelaeaceae Pimelea neoanglica poison pimelea C QA
plants land plants Thymelaeaceae Wikstroemia indica tie bush C QAI
plants land plants Ulmaceae Trema tomentosa var. aspera C QAI
plants land plants Verbenaceae Lantana camara lantana IU
plants land plants Verbenaceae Verbena rigida IU
plants land plants Vitaceae Cayratia clematidea slender grape Superseded XU

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 Geham National Park, WetlandInfo website, accessed 17 September 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=national-park-geham

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