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Wildlife of L Creek drainage sub-basin

Total number of species: 215

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Kingdom Class Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Status
animals mammals Macropodidae Notamacropus agilis agile wallaby C QAI
animals mammals Macropodidae Osphranter rufus red kangaroo C QA
animals birds Estrildidae Lonchura castaneothorax chestnut-breasted mannikin C QAI
animals birds Estrildidae Taeniopygia bichenovii double-barred finch C QA
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 Cisticolidae Cisticola juncidis normani zitting cisticola (Normanton subspecies) C Q
animals birds Alaudidae Mirafra javanica Horsfield's bushlark C QAI
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 Corvidae Corvus sp. C U
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 Artamus cinereus black-faced woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Artamus minor little woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Artamus superciliosus white-browed woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Cracticus nigrogularis pied butcherbird C QA
animals birds Artamidae Gymnorhina tibicen Australian magpie 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 maxima ground cuckoo-shrike C QA
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 Conopophila rufogularis rufous-throated honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Entomyzon cyanotis blue-faced honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Epthianura tricolor crimson chat C QA
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 Ptilotula flavescens yellow-tinted honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Ptilotula keartlandi grey-headed honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Ptilotula penicillata white-plumed honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Ptilotula plumula grey-fronted honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Stomiopera flava yellow honeyeater C Q
animals birds Pardalotidae Pardalotus rubricatus red-browed pardalote C QA
animals birds Pardalotidae Pardalotus striatus striated pardalote C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Gerygone olivacea white-throated gerygone C QAI
animals birds Acanthizidae Smicrornis brevirostris weebill C QA
animals birds Maluridae Malurus melanocephalus red-backed fairy-wren C QA
animals birds Ptilonorhynchidae Ptilonorhynchus nuchalis great bowerbird C QA
animals birds Climacteridae Climacteris melanurus black-tailed 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 Todiramphus pyrrhopygius red-backed kingfisher C QA
animals birds Strigidae Ninox boobook southern boobook C QAI
animals birds Cuculidae Cacomantis pallidus pallid cuckoo C QAI
animals birds Psittacidae Aprosmictus erythropterus red-winged parrot C QAI
animals birds Psittacidae Melopsittacus undulatus budgerigar C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Psitteuteles versicolor varied lorikeet C QA
animals birds Psittacidae Trichoglossus moluccanus rainbow lorikeet 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 Scolopacidae Actitis hypoleucos common sandpiper SL QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris falcinellus broad-billed sandpiper SL QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Elseyornis melanops black-fronted dotterel C QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Vanellus tricolor banded lapwing C QA
animals birds Recurvirostridae Himantopus himantopus black-winged stilt C QAI I
animals birds Otididae Ardeotis australis Australian bustard C QAI
animals birds Gruidae Antigone antigone sarus crane C QAI I
animals birds Gruidae Antigone rubicunda brolga C QAI I
animals birds Gruidae Grus sp. U
animals birds Falconidae Falco berigora brown falcon C QAI
animals birds Falconidae Falco cenchroides nankeen kestrel C QAI
animals birds Falconidae Falco longipennis Australian hobby C QAI
animals birds Falconidae Falco peregrinus peregrine falcon C QAI
animals birds Falconidae Falco subniger black falcon C QA
animals birds Accipitridae Aquila audax wedge-tailed eagle C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Circus assimilis spotted harrier C QA
animals birds Accipitridae Haliaeetus leucogaster white-bellied sea-eagle C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Haliastur sphenurus whistling kite C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Hamirostra melanosternon black-breasted buzzard C QA
animals birds Accipitridae Milvus migrans black kite C QAI
animals birds Threskiornithidae Platalea regia royal spoonbill C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea alba modesta eastern great egret C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea intermedia intermediate egret C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea pacifica white-necked heron C QA I
animals birds Ardeidae Ardea sumatrana great-billed heron C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Egretta garzetta little egret C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Egretta picata pied heron C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Nycticorax caledonicus nankeen night-heron C QAI I
animals birds Anhingidae Anhinga novaehollandiae Australasian darter C QAI I
animals birds Aegothelidae Aegotheles cristatus Australian owlet-nightjar C QAI
animals birds Podargidae Podargus strigoides tawny frogmouth C QA
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia cuneata diamond dove C QA
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia humeralis bar-shouldered dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia striata peaceful dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Geophaps plumifera spinifex pigeon C QA
animals birds Columbidae Ocyphaps lophotes crested pigeon C QA
animals birds Podicipedidae Poliocephalus poliocephalus hoary-headed grebe C QA I
animals birds Anatidae Anas gracilis grey teal C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Aythya australis hardhead C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Dendrocygna arcuata wandering whistling-duck C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Dendrocygna eytoni plumed whistling-duck C QA
animals birds Anatidae Malacorhynchus membranaceus pink-eared duck C QA I
animals birds Anatidae Spatula querquedula garganey SL VI
animals reptiles Scincidae Carlia munda shaded-litter rainbow-skink C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Cryptoblepharus metallicus metallic snake-eyed skink C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Cryptoblepharus sp. C QAI
animals reptiles Agamidae Lophognathus gilberti sensu lato Gilbert's dragon Superseded C QA
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Gehyra dubia dubious dtella C QA
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Heteronotia binoei Bynoe's gecko C QA
animals amphibians Bufonidae Rhinella marina cane toad II
animals ray-finned fishes Ariidae Neoarius graeffei blue catfish QAI I
animals ray-finned fishes Ariidae Neoarius leptaspis boofhead catfish QAI I
animals ray-finned fishes Ariidae Sciades paucus shovelnose catfish QA I
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Achyranthes aspera C QAI
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Alternanthera nana hairy joyweed C QA
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Ptilotus fusiformis C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Pterocaulon serrulatum var. velutinum C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Sphaeranthus indicus C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Streptoglossa odora C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Thespidium basiflorum C QA
plants land plants Boraginaceae Heliotropium ballii C QA
plants land plants Boraginaceae Heliotropium curassavicum smooth heliotrope IU
plants land plants Boraginaceae Heliotropium peninsulare C Q
plants land plants Caesalpiniaceae Senna planitiicola C QA
plants land plants Caryophyllaceae Polycarpaea breviflora C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Enchylaena tomentosa var. glabra C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena bicornis var. horrida C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena glabra C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Tecticornia indica C QAI I
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Tecticornia indica subsp. leiostachya C QA I
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Tecticornia pergranulata subsp. queenslandica C Q I
plants land plants Combretaceae Terminalia canescens C QA
plants land plants Combretaceae Terminalia platyphylla C QA
plants land plants Commelinaceae Commelina agrostophylla C QA
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Ipomoea eriocarpa C QAI
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Polymeria lanata C QA
plants land plants Cucurbitaceae Cucumis melo C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus difformis rice sedge C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus oxycarpus C QA I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis littoralis C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis schultzii C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Schoenoplectiella dissachantha C QA
plants land plants Ebenaceae Diospyros humilis small-leaved ebony C QAI
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Euphorbia bifida C QAI
plants land plants Fabaceae Canavalia rosea coastal jack bean C QAI
plants land plants Fabaceae Crotalaria montana var. exserta C Q
plants land plants Fabaceae Cullen plumosum C QA
plants land plants Fabaceae Desmodium trichostachyum C QAI
plants land plants Fabaceae Tephrosia leptoclada C QA
plants land plants Fabaceae Vigna lanceolata var. lanceolata C QA
plants land plants Lamiaceae Clerodendrum inerme coastal lolly bush C QAI
plants land plants Lamiaceae Vitex helogiton C QI
plants land plants Lauraceae Cassytha filiformis dodder laurel C QAI
plants land plants Loranthaceae Dendrophthoe glabrescens C QAI
plants land plants Lythraceae Rotala mexicana C QAI I
plants land plants Malvaceae Abutilon fraseri dwarf lantern flower C QA
plants land plants Malvaceae Abutilon hannii C QA
plants land plants Malvaceae Sida acuta spinyhead sida IU
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia calligera C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia galioides C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Acacia gonoclada C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Cathormion umbellatum subsp. moniliforme C QAI
plants land plants Mimosaceae Neptunia monosperma C QA
plants land plants Mimosaceae Vachellia nilotica prickly acacia IU
plants land plants Molluginaceae Glinus lotoides hairy carpet weed C QAI
plants land plants Myrsinaceae Aegiceras corniculatum river mangrove C QAI I
plants land plants Myrtaceae Corymbia pocillum C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Corymbia setosa subsp. setosa C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus leucophloia subsp. euroa C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus microtheca coolibah C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus pruinosa subsp. pruinosa C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca fluviatilis C QA I
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca leucadendra broad-leaved tea-tree C QAI I
plants land plants Nymphaeaceae Nymphaea carpentariae C Q I
plants land plants Nymphaeaceae Nymphaea violacea C QAI I
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Flueggea virosa subsp. melanthesoides C QAI
plants land plants Picrodendraceae Petalostigma pubescens quinine tree C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida latifolia feathertop wiregrass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Brachyachne convergens common native couch C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Chionachne cyathopoda river grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Chloris lobata C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Chloris pectinata comb chloris C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Chrysopogon elongatus C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Chrysopogon fallax C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Dichanthium sericeum subsp. polystachyum C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Dinebra neesii C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis cumingii C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eriachne glauca C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Heterachne abortiva C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Iseilema macratherum C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Iseilema vaginiflorum red flinders grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Oryza australiensis C QA I
plants land plants Poaceae Panicum laevinode pepper grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Pseudopogonatherum contortum C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Sarga plumosum C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Sarga timorense C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Xerochloa barbata C QA
plants land plants Polygalaceae Polygala crassitesta C QA
plants land plants Portulacaceae Calandrinia gracilis C QA
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea parallela C QA
plants land plants Rubiaceae Oldenlandia mitrasacmoides subsp. mitrasacmoides Superseded XU
plants land plants Rubiaceae Spermacoce brachystema C QA
plants land plants Santalaceae Santalum lanceolatum C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Atalaya hemiglauca C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Dodonaea physocarpa C QA
plants land plants Solanaceae Solanum pugiunculiferum C QA
plants land plants Sparrmanniaceae Grewia retusifolia XU
plants land plants Sphenocleaceae Sphenoclea zeylanica C QAI I
plants land plants Violaceae Afrohybanthus stellarioides 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 L Creek drainage sub-basin, WetlandInfo website, accessed 24 September 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=sub-basin-l-creek

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