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Wildlife of Moonoomoo Nature Refuge

Total number of species: 219

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Kingdom Class Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Status
animals mammals Leporidae Oryctolagus cuniculus rabbit II
animals mammals Felidae Felis catus cat II
animals mammals Canidae Canis familiaris (dingo) dingo QA
animals mammals Muridae Leggadina lakedownensis Lakeland Downs mouse C Q
animals mammals Muridae Mus musculus house mouse II
animals mammals Muridae Pseudomys delicatulus delicate mouse C QAI
animals mammals Muridae Pseudomys desertor desert mouse C QA
animals mammals Muridae Pseudomys patrius eastern pebble-mound mouse C Q
animals mammals Vespertilionidae Chalinolobus gouldii Gould's wattled bat C QA
animals mammals Vespertilionidae Chalinolobus morio chocolate wattled bat C QA
animals mammals Vespertilionidae Chalinolobus picatus little pied bat C QA
animals mammals Vespertilionidae Nyctophilus geoffroyi lesser long-eared bat C QA
animals mammals Vespertilionidae Scotorepens greyii little broad-nosed bat C QA
animals mammals Vespertilionidae Vespadelus baverstocki inland forest bat C QA
animals mammals Vespertilionidae Vespadelus troughtoni eastern cave bat C QA
animals mammals Molossidae Chaerephon jobensis northern freetail bat C QAI
animals mammals Emballonuridae Saccolaimus flaviventris yellow-bellied sheathtail bat C QAI
animals mammals Pteropodidae Pteropus scapulatus little red flying-fox C QAI
animals mammals Macropodidae Macropus giganteus eastern grey kangaroo C QA
animals mammals Macropodidae Osphranter robustus common wallaroo C QA
animals mammals Macropodidae Osphranter rufus red kangaroo C QA
animals mammals Phalangeridae Trichosurus vulpecula common brushtail possum C QA
animals mammals Petauridae Petaurus norfolcensis squirrel glider C QA
animals mammals Petauridae Petaurus notatus Krefft's glider C QA
animals mammals Phascolarctidae Phascolarctos cinereus koala E E QA
animals mammals Dasyuridae Sminthopsis macroura stripe-faced dunnart C QA
animals mammals Tachyglossidae Tachyglossus aculeatus short-beaked echidna SL QAI
animals birds Estrildidae Taeniopygia bichenovii double-barred finch C QA
animals birds Nectariniidae Dicaeum hirundinaceum mistletoebird C QAI
animals birds Megaluridae Poodytes carteri spinifexbird C QA
animals birds Petroicidae Microeca fascinans jacky winter C QAI
animals birds Corcoracidae Struthidea cinerea apostlebird C QA
animals birds Monarchidae Grallina cyanoleuca magpie-lark C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Myiagra inquieta restless flycatcher C QA
animals birds Corvidae Corvus coronoides Australian raven C QA
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 Artamidae Artamus cinereus black-faced woodswallow C QA
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 Oriolidae Oriolus sagittatus olive-backed oriole C QAI
animals birds Pachycephalidae Colluricincla harmonica grey shrike-thrush C QAI
animals birds Pachycephalidae Oreoica gutturalis crested bellbird C QA
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 Lalage tricolor white-winged triller C QAI
animals birds Neosittidae Daphoenositta chrysoptera varied sittella C QAI
animals birds Pomatostomidae Pomatostomus temporalis grey-crowned babbler C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Acanthagenys rufogularis spiny-cheeked honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Entomyzon cyanotis blue-faced honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Gavicalis virescens singing honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Lichmera indistincta brown honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Manorina flavigula yellow-throated miner C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Melithreptus albogularis white-throated honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Philemon citreogularis little friarbird C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Philemon corniculatus noisy friarbird C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Plectorhyncha lanceolata striped honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Ptilotula penicillata white-plumed honeyeater 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 reguloides buff-rumped thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Acanthiza uropygialis chestnut-rumped thornbill C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Gerygone olivacea white-throated gerygone C QAI
animals birds Acanthizidae Smicrornis brevirostris weebill C QA
animals birds Maluridae Malurus assimilis purple-backed fairy-wren C QA
animals birds Maluridae Malurus melanocephalus red-backed fairy-wren C QA
animals birds Ptilonorhynchidae Chlamydera maculata spotted bowerbird C QA
animals birds Climacteridae Climacteris picumnus brown treecreeper C QA
animals birds Meropidae Merops ornatus rainbow bee-eater C QAI
animals birds Halcyonidae Dacelo leachii blue-winged kookaburra 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 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 Psittacidae Aprosmictus erythropterus red-winged parrot C QAI
animals birds Psittacidae Platycercus adscitus pale-headed rosella C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Trichoglossus moluccanus rainbow lorikeet C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Cacatua galerita sulphur-crested cockatoo C QAI
animals birds Cacatuidae Calyptorhynchus banksii red-tailed black-cockatoo C QA
animals birds Burhinidae Burhinus grallarius bush stone-curlew C QAI
animals birds Falconidae Falco berigora brown falcon C QAI
animals birds Falconidae Falco cenchroides nankeen kestrel C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Lophoictinia isura square-tailed kite C QA
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea intermedia intermediate egret C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea pacifica white-necked heron C QA I
animals birds Aegothelidae Aegotheles cristatus Australian owlet-nightjar C QAI
animals birds Eurostopodidae Eurostopodus argus spotted nightjar C QA
animals birds Podargidae Podargus strigoides tawny frogmouth C QA
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia placida peaceful dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Geophaps scripta scripta squatter pigeon (southern subspecies) V V QA
animals birds Columbidae Ocyphaps lophotes crested pigeon C QA
animals reptiles Elapidae Acanthophis praelongus northern death adder C Q
animals reptiles Elapidae Cryptophis boschmai Carpentaria whip snake C Q
animals reptiles Elapidae Demansia psammophis yellow-faced whipsnake C QA
animals reptiles Elapidae Furina diadema red-naped snake C QA
animals reptiles Colubridae Boiga irregularis brown tree snake C QAI
animals reptiles Boidae Aspidites melanocephalus black-headed python C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Carlia munda shaded-litter rainbow-skink C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Carlia schmeltzii robust rainbow-skink C Q
animals reptiles Scincidae Concinnia sokosoma stout bar-sided skink C Q
animals reptiles Scincidae Cryptoblepharus plagiocephalus sensu lato Superseded C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Ctenotus hebetior stout ctenotus C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Ctenotus ingrami unspotted yellow-sided ctenotus C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Ctenotus pantherinus leopard ctenotus C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Ctenotus spaldingi straight-browed ctenotus C QAI
animals reptiles Scincidae Ctenotus strauchii eastern barred wedgesnout ctenotus C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Egernia striolata tree skink C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Menetia greyii common dwarf skink C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Morethia boulengeri south-eastern morethia skink C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Morethia taeniopleura fire-tailed skink C Q
animals reptiles Varanidae Varanus tristis black-tailed monitor C QA
animals reptiles Agamidae Ctenophorus nuchalis central netted dragon C QA
animals reptiles Agamidae Diporiphora australis tommy roundhead C QA
animals reptiles Agamidae Lophognathus gilberti sensu lato Gilbert's dragon Superseded C QA
animals reptiles Agamidae Pogona barbata bearded dragon C QA
animals reptiles Pygopodidae Lialis burtonis Burton's legless lizard C QAI
animals reptiles Carphodactylidae Nephrurus asper spiny knob-tailed gecko C Q
animals reptiles Diplodactylidae Diplodactylus platyurus eastern fat-tailed gecko C Q
animals reptiles Diplodactylidae Lucasium steindachneri Steindachner's gecko C QA
animals reptiles Diplodactylidae Oedura marmorata sensu lato marbled velvet gecko Superseded C QA
animals reptiles Diplodactylidae Rhynchoedura ornata sensu lato beaked gecko Superseded C QA
animals reptiles Diplodactylidae Strophurus williamsi soft-spined gecko C QA
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Gehyra catenata chain-backed dtella C Q
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Heteronotia binoei Bynoe's gecko C QA
animals amphibians Bufonidae Rhinella marina cane toad II
animals amphibians Hylidae Cyclorana brevipes superb collared frog C QA I
animals amphibians Hylidae Cyclorana novaehollandiae eastern snapping frog C QA I
animals amphibians Hylidae Litoria caerulea common green treefrog C QAI
animals amphibians Hylidae Litoria inermis bumpy rocketfrog C QA
animals amphibians Hylidae Litoria rothii northern laughing treefrog C QA
animals amphibians Hylidae Litoria rubella ruddy treefrog C QAI
animals amphibians Myobatrachidae Crinia deserticola chirping froglet C QA I
animals amphibians Limnodynastidae Platyplectrum ornatum ornate burrowing frog C QA I
plants land plants Acanthaceae Dipteracanthus australasicus subsp. australasicus C QA
plants land plants Acanthaceae Rostellularia adscendens var. juncea C Q
plants land plants Asteraceae Apowollastonia spilanthoides C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Calotis xanthosioidea C Q
plants land plants Asteraceae Parthenium hysterophorus parthenium weed IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Pluchea dentex bowl daisy C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Pluchea xanthina C Q
plants land plants Byttneriaceae Seringia hookeriana C QA
plants land plants Capparaceae Capparis lasiantha nipan C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Dysphania carinata C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Einadia trigonos subsp. stellulata C Q
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Maireana villosa C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena convexula C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena diacantha grey copper burr C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena ramulosa C Q
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Evolvulus alsinoides C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus betchei subsp. betchei C QA I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus conicus C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus dactylotes C QA I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus difformis rice sedge C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus iria C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis littoralis C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Schoenus kennyi C QA
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Beyeria viscosa C QA
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Goodenia grandiflora C QA
plants land plants Lamiaceae Prostanthera parvifolia C Q
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia decora pretty wattle C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia flavescens toothed wattle C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia hyaloneura C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia leptostachya Townsville wattle C Q
plants land plants Leguminosae Labichea rupestris C Q
plants land plants Leguminosae Tephrosia sp. (Lake Buchanan E.J.Thompson+ BUC2128) C Q
plants land plants Malvaceae Sida spinosa spiny sida IU
plants land plants Myrtaceae Calytrix microcoma C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Corymbia leichhardtii rustyjacket C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Corymbia setosa subsp. pedicellaris C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus camaldulensis subsp. acuta C QA I
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus cambageana Dawson gum C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus drepanophylla C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus persistens C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus whitei White's ironbark C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Leptospermum lamellatum C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Lithomyrtus microphylla C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca tamariscina C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca uncinata C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Thryptomene parviflora C Q
plants land plants Orobanchaceae Buchnera linearis C QAI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Phyllanthus virgatus C QAI
plants land plants Plantaginaceae Scoparia dulcis scoparia IU
plants land plants Poaceae Alloteropsis semialata cockatoo grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Amphipogon sericeus C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida calycina var. praealta C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Chloris divaricata var. divaricata slender chloris C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Cymbopogon ambiguus lemon grass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Digitaria breviglumis C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Digitaria ciliaris summer grass IU
plants land plants Poaceae Dinebra decipiens var. decipiens C Q
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis elongata C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis lacunaria purple lovegrass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis parviflora weeping lovegrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis pilosa soft lovegrass IU
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis spartinoides C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Melinis repens red natal grass IU
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalidium albovillosum C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalidium distans shotgrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalidium rarum C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Setaria surgens C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Sporobolus actinocladus katoora grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Sporobolus scabridus C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Triodia pungens C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Urochloa mosambicensis sabi grass IU
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea sessilis C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Psydrax attenuata forma megalantha C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Psydrax saligna forma saligna C Q
plants land plants Santalaceae Santalum lanceolatum SL QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Atalaya hemiglauca C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Dodonaea tenuifolia C Q
plants land plants Solanaceae Solanum americanum IU
plants land plants Solanaceae Solanum crebrispinum C Q
plants land plants Stackhousiaceae Stackhousia intermedia C QAI

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 Moonoomoo Nature Refuge, WetlandInfo website, accessed 2 February 2023. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=nature-refuge-moonoomoo-nature-refuge

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