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Wildlife of Ngaynggarr National Park (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land)

Total number of species: 234

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Kingdom Class Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Status
animals mammals Bovidae Bos sp. cattle II
animals mammals Suidae Sus scrofa pig II
animals birds Nectariniidae Dicaeum hirundinaceum mistletoebird C QAI
animals birds Timaliidae Zosterops lateralis silvereye C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Carterornis leucotis white-eared monarch C QA
animals birds Monarchidae Grallina cyanoleuca magpie-lark C QAI
animals birds Artamidae Cracticus mentalis black-backed butcherbird C QAI
animals birds Artamidae Cracticus quoyi jardini black butcherbird (coastal Cape York Peninsula) C Q
animals birds Artamidae Strepera graculina magnirostris pied currawong (Cape York Peninsula) C Q
animals birds Pachycephalidae Colluricincla megarhyncha little shrike-thrush C QAI
animals birds Campephagidae Coracina papuensis white-bellied cuckoo-shrike C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Melithreptus albogularis white-throated honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Myzomela obscura dusky honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Philemon buceroides helmeted friarbird C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Philemon corniculatus noisy friarbird C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Trichodere cockerelli white-streaked honeyeater C Q
animals birds Acanthizidae Gerygone palpebrosa fairy gerygone C QAI
animals birds Ptilonorhynchidae Ptilonorhynchus nuchalis great bowerbird C QA
animals birds Halcyonidae Dacelo leachii blue-winged kookaburra C QAI
animals birds Alcedinidae Ceyx azureus azure kingfisher C QAI I
animals birds Alcedinidae Ceyx pusillus little kingfisher C QAI I
animals birds Psittacidae Aprosmictus erythropterus red-winged parrot C QAI
animals birds Psittacidae Platycercus adscitus adscitus pale-headed rosella (northern form) C Q
animals birds Psittacidae Trichoglossus moluccanus rainbow lorikeet C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Cacatua galerita sulphur-crested cockatoo C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Accipiter novaehollandiae grey goshawk C QAI
animals birds Threskiornithidae Threskiornis molucca Australian white ibis C QAI
animals birds Podargidae Podargus strigoides tawny frogmouth C QA
animals birds Anseranatidae Anseranas semipalmata magpie goose C QAI I
animals birds Megapodiidae Alectura lathami Australian brush-turkey C QA
animals reptiles Diplodactylidae Oedura coggeri northern spotted velvet gecko C Q
animals ray-finned fishes Syngnathidae Choeroichthys suillus pigsnout pipefish U I
fungi lecanoromycetes Teloschistaceae Caloplaca U
plants land plants Acanthaceae Rostellularia adscendens C QA
plants land plants Alismataceae Caldesia oligococca C QA I
plants land plants Anacardiaceae Blepharocarya involucrigera C Q
plants land plants Araliaceae Astrotricha pterocarpa C Q
plants land plants Asparagaceae Asparagus racemosus native asparagus C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Cyanthillium cinereum C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Parthenium hysterophorus parthenium weed IU
plants land plants Byblidaceae Byblis liniflora C QA
plants land plants Caesalpiniaceae Erythrophleum chlorostachys C QA
plants land plants Caryophyllaceae Polycarpaea corymbosa var. corymbosa C QAI
plants land plants Chrysobalanaceae Parinari nonda C QAI
plants land plants Colchicaceae Iphigenia indica C QA
plants land plants Commelinaceae Cartonema brachyantherum C Q
plants land plants Commelinaceae Cartonema spicatum C QA
plants land plants Commelinaceae Commelina ensifolia scurvy grass C QAI
plants land plants Commelinaceae Murdannia cryptantha C QI
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Evolvulus alsinoides C QAI
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Ipomoea gracilis C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Arthrostylis aphylla C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Bulbostylis barbata C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus aquatilis C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus cristulatus C QA I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus decompositus C QA I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Eleocharis U
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis cinnamometorum C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis recta C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fuirena arenosa C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fuirena ciliaris C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Rhynchospora U
plants land plants Cyperaceae Rhynchospora pterochaeta C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Schoenus sparteus C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Scleria sp. (Laura N.Byrnes 3285) C Q
plants land plants Cyperaceae Scleria tricuspidata C QAI
plants land plants Dilleniaceae Hibbertia araneolifera C Q
plants land plants Dilleniaceae Hibbertia banksii C Q
plants land plants Dilleniaceae Hibbertia banksii forma banksii C QI
plants land plants Dilleniaceae Hibbertia laurana C Q
plants land plants Dilleniaceae Hibbertia lepidota C QA
plants land plants Droseraceae Drosera U
plants land plants Droseraceae Drosera lanata C QA I
plants land plants Droseraceae Drosera serpens C QAI
plants land plants Ericaceae Leucopogon lavarackii Superseded XU
plants land plants Eriocaulaceae Eriocaulon fistulosum C QA I
plants land plants Fabaceae Aphyllodium schindleri C QAI
plants land plants Fabaceae Crotalaria montana var. angustifolia C QAI
plants land plants Fabaceae Daviesia flava C Q
plants land plants Fabaceae Desmodium trichostachyum C QAI
plants land plants Fabaceae Gompholobium nitidum C QI
plants land plants Fabaceae Gompholobium sp. (Point Archer J.Wrigley+ NQ1301) C Q
plants land plants Fabaceae Hovea parvicalyx C Q
plants land plants Fabaceae Jacksonia thesioides C Q
plants land plants Fabaceae Lamprolobium fruticosum C Q
plants land plants Fabaceae Sesbania U
plants land plants Fabaceae Sesbania cannabina var. cannabina C QAI
plants land plants Fabaceae Tephrosia U
plants land plants Fabaceae Tephrosia filipes var. latifolia C Q
plants land plants Fabaceae Tephrosia juncea C QA
plants land plants Fabaceae Tephrosia leptoclada C QA
plants land plants Fabaceae Tephrosia purpurea var. sericea C QI
plants land plants Fabaceae Tephrosia sp. (Laura M.B.Thomas 283) C QA
plants land plants Fabaceae Uraria picta C QI
plants land plants Fabaceae Zornia muriculata subsp. angustata C QA
plants land plants Fossombroniaceae Fossombronia U
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Goodenia janamba C QA
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Goodenia pilosa C QAI
plants land plants Haemodoraceae Haemodorum coccineum C QAI
plants land plants Hemerocallidaceae Dianella U
plants land plants Hemerocallidaceae Dianella incollata NT Q
plants land plants Johnsoniaceae Caesia setifera C QAI
plants land plants Johnsoniaceae Tricoryne anceps subsp. pterocaulon C QAI
plants land plants Jungermanniaceae Jungermannia U
plants land plants Lamiaceae Chloanthes parviflora C QA
plants land plants Lamiaceae Mesosphaerum suaveolens IU
plants land plants Lamiaceae Plectranthus U
plants land plants Lamiaceae Plectranthus apricus Superseded XU
plants land plants Lauraceae Cassytha filiformis dodder laurel C QAI
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Arthropodium strictum C QA
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Lomandra banksii C QI
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Lomandra longifolia C QA
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Thysanotus banksii C QA
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus C QA
plants land plants Lecythidaceae Planchonia careya cockatoo apple C QAI
plants land plants Lentibulariaceae Utricularia U
plants land plants Lentibulariaceae Utricularia chrysantha C QAI I
plants land plants Lentibulariaceae Utricularia limosa C QA I
plants land plants Lentibulariaceae Utricularia nivea C Q
plants land plants Lentibulariaceae Utricularia uliginosa asian bladderwort C QAI I
plants land plants Lindsaeaceae Lindsaea fraseri C QA
plants land plants Loganiaceae Mitrasacme ambigua C QA
plants land plants Loganiaceae Mitrasacme nummularia C QA
plants land plants Loranthaceae Decaisnina brittenii subsp. brittenii C QA
plants land plants Loranthaceae Diplatia grandibractea C QA
plants land plants Malvaceae Hibiscus meraukensis Merauke hibiscus C QAI
plants land plants Marsileaceae Marsilea crenata C QAI I
plants land plants Menispermaceae Hypserpa decumbens C QA
plants land plants Menyanthaceae Nymphoides aurantiaca C QAI I
plants land plants Menyanthaceae Nymphoides indica water snowflake C QAI I
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia galioides C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia holosericea C QAI
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia humifusa C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia hyaloneura C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia leptoloba C Q
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia multisiliqua C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia platycarpa C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Asteromyrtus symphyocarpa C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Corymbia stockeri subsp. stockeri C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus cullenii Cullen's ironbark C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus phoenicea scarlet gum C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Homoranthus tropicus NT Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Lithomyrtus obtusa C QI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Lithomyrtus retusa C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Lophostemon suaveolens swamp box C QAI I
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca clarksonii C Q I
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca foliolosa C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca nervosa C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca viridiflora C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Neofabricia sericisepala C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Thryptomene oligandra C Q
plants land plants Nymphaeaceae Nymphaea U
plants land plants Orchidaceae Dendrobium trilamellatum yellow antelope orchid C QA
plants land plants Orobanchaceae Buchnera gracilis C QAI
plants land plants Orobanchaceae Centranthera cochinchinensis C QAI
plants land plants Orobanchaceae Striga curviflora C QAI
plants land plants Philydraceae Philydrum lanuginosum frogsmouth C QAI I
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Phyllanthus U
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Phyllanthus flagellaris C QA
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Phyllanthus virgatus C QAI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Sauropus elachophyllus var. latior Superseded XU
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Synostemon podenzanae C Q
plants land plants Picrodendraceae Choriceras tricorne C QAI
plants land plants Picrodendraceae Neoroepera banksii C Q
plants land plants Picrodendraceae Petalostigma banksii C QA
plants land plants Pittosporaceae Bursaria tenuifolia C Q
plants land plants Poaceae Alloteropsis semialata cockatoo grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida macroclada var. queenslandica C QI
plants land plants Poaceae Cymbopogon ambiguus lemon grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Cymbopogon refractus barbed-wire grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Dimeria acinaciformis C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Ectrosia confusa C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis brownii Brown's lovegrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis schultzii C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eriachne burkittii C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eriachne filiformis C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eriachne pallescens var. pallescens C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eriachne sp. (Dugald River B.K.Simon+ 3007) C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eriachne squarrosa C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Heterachne abortiva C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Heteropogon contortus black speargrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Heteropogon triticeus giant speargrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Oryza australiensis C QA I
plants land plants Poaceae Panicum seminudum var. cairnsianum C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalidium spartellum C Q
plants land plants Poaceae Pseudopogonatherum irritans C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Sacciolepis U
plants land plants Poaceae Sacciolepis indica Indian cupscale grass C QAI I
plants land plants Poaceae Schizachyrium fragile firegrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Thaumastochloa pubescens C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Thaumastochloa rariflora C QI
plants land plants Poaceae Thaumastochloa sp. (Morehead River J.R.Clarkson+ 8086) C Q
plants land plants Poaceae Themeda quadrivalvis grader grass IU
plants land plants Poaceae Themeda triandra kangaroo grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Triodia U
plants land plants Polygalaceae Comesperma secundum C QA
plants land plants Polygalaceae Comesperma secundum subsp. secundum C QA
plants land plants Polygalaceae Polygala longifolia C QAI
plants land plants Polygalaceae Salomonia ciliata C QAI
plants land plants Pontederiaceae Monochoria australasica C QA I
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea glauca bushy's clothes peg C QI
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea parallela C QA
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea pteridifolia golden parrot tree C QAI
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea striata beefwood C QA
plants land plants Proteaceae Hakea pedunculata C Q
plants land plants Proteaceae Hakea persiehana C Q
plants land plants Proteaceae Persoonia falcata C QA
plants land plants Pteridaceae Cheilanthes prenticei C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Atractocarpus sessilis C QI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Coelospermum decipiens C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Gardenia tessellaris C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Gynochthodes ammitia C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Spermacoce U
plants land plants Rubiaceae Spermacoce sp. (Musgrave J.Wrigley+ NQ1579) C Q
plants land plants Rutaceae Boronia bowmanii C Q
plants land plants Salviniaceae Azolla pinnata ferny azolla C QAI I
plants land plants Santalaceae Anthobolus filifolius C QA
plants land plants Santalaceae Exocarpos latifolius C QAI
plants land plants Sapindaceae Dodonaea lanceolata var. subsessilifolia C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Dodonaea malvacea C Q
plants land plants Sapindaceae Dodonaea polyandra C QI
plants land plants Schizaeaceae Schizaea bifida forked comb fern C QAI
plants land plants Schizaeaceae Schizaea dichotoma branched comb fern C QAI
plants land plants Sparrmanniaceae Grewia retusifolia XU
plants land plants Sterculiaceae Brachychiton vitifolius C Q
plants land plants Stylidiaceae Stylidium adenophorum C QA
plants land plants Stylidiaceae Stylidium cordifolium C QA
plants land plants Stylidiaceae Stylidium leiophyllum C Q
plants land plants Stylidiaceae Stylidium schizanthum C QAI I
plants land plants Taccaceae Tacca leontopetaloides C QAI
plants land plants Thymelaeaceae Pimelea cornucopiae C QAI
plants land plants Violaceae Afrohybanthus enneaspermus Superseded XU
plants land plants Xanthorrhoeaceae Xanthorrhoea johnsonii C QA
plants land plants Xyridaceae Xyris complanata yellow-eye C QAI 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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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 Ngaynggarr National Park (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land), WetlandInfo website, accessed 25 September 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=national-park-ngaynggarr-cypal

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