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Wildlife of Morning Inlet drainage sub-basin

Total number of species: 231

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Kingdom Class Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Status
animals mammals Macropodidae Osphranter rufus red kangaroo C QA
animals birds Estrildidae Poephila cincta atropygialis black-throated finch (black-rumped subspecies) C Q
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 nigricans tree martin 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 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 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 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 penicillata white-plumed honeyeater C QA
animals birds Meliphagidae Ptilotula plumula grey-fronted honeyeater 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 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 Psittacidae Aprosmictus erythropterus red-winged parrot C QAI
animals birds Psittacidae Melopsittacus undulatus budgerigar C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Calyptorhynchus banksii red-tailed black-cockatoo C QA
animals birds Cacatuidae Eolophus roseicapilla galah C QA
animals birds Laridae Chlidonias hybrida whiskered tern C QAI I
animals birds Laridae Chlidonias leucopterus white-winged black tern SL QAI I
animals birds Laridae Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae silver gull C QAI
animals birds Laridae Gelochelidon nilotica gull-billed tern SL QAI
animals birds Laridae Hydroprogne caspia Caspian tern SL QAI I
animals birds Laridae Sternula albifrons little tern SL QAI I
animals birds Glareolidae Stiltia isabella Australian pratincole C QA
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris acuminata sharp-tailed sandpiper SL QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris canutus red knot E E QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris ferruginea curlew sandpiper CR CE QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris subminuta long-toed stint SL VU I
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris tenuirostris great knot CR CE QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Limosa lapponica baueri Western Alaskan bar-tailed godwit V V QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Limosa limosa black-tailed godwit SL QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Numenius madagascariensis eastern curlew E CE QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Numenius phaeopus whimbrel SL QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Tringa brevipes grey-tailed tattler SL QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Tringa nebularia common greenshank SL QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Tringa stagnatilis marsh sandpiper SL QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Charadrius leschenaultii greater sand plover V V QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Charadrius mongolus lesser sand plover E E QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Charadrius ruficapillus red-capped plover C QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Pluvialis squatarola grey plover SL QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Vanellus miles masked lapwing C QAI
animals birds Recurvirostridae Himantopus himantopus black-winged stilt C QAI I
animals birds Recurvirostridae Recurvirostra novaehollandiae red-necked avocet C QA I
animals birds Haematopodidae Haematopus longirostris Australian pied oystercatcher C QAI I
animals birds Falconidae Falco berigora brown falcon C QAI
animals birds Falconidae Falco cenchroides nankeen kestrel C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Aquila audax wedge-tailed eagle C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Haliaeetus leucogaster white-bellied sea-eagle C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Haliastur indus brahminy kite C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Haliastur sphenurus whistling kite C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Milvus migrans black kite C QAI
animals birds Accipitridae Pandion cristatus eastern osprey SL QAI
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 Butorides striata striated heron C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Egretta garzetta little egret C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Egretta novaehollandiae white-faced heron C QAI
animals birds Ciconiidae Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus black-necked stork C QAI I
animals birds Pelecanidae Pelecanus conspicillatus Australian pelican C QAI I
animals birds Phalacrocoracidae Phalacrocorax sulcirostris little black cormorant C QA I
animals birds Phalacrocoracidae Phalacrocorax varius pied cormorant 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 placida peaceful dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Geophaps plumifera spinifex pigeon C QA
animals birds Columbidae Ocyphaps lophotes crested pigeon C QA
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
plants land plants Acanthaceae Hygrophila angustifolia C QAI I
plants land plants Acanthaceae Nelsonia campestris C QAI
plants land plants Aizoaceae Trianthema U
plants land plants Aizoaceae Trianthema compacta C QA
plants land plants Aizoaceae Trianthema triquetra red spinach C QAI
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Achyranthes aspera C QAI
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Gomphrena canescens subsp. canescens C QA
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Gomphrena humilis C QA
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Ptilotus fusiformis C QA
plants land plants Apocynaceae Wrightia saligna C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Blumea diffusa C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Blumea tenella C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Pterocaulon serrulatum var. velutinum C QA
plants land plants Asteraceae Sphaeranthus africanus C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Streptoglossa odora C QA
plants land plants Boraginaceae Heliotropium ballii C QA
plants land plants Boraginaceae Heliotropium cunninghamii C QA
plants land plants Boraginaceae Heliotropium peninsulare C Q
plants land plants Boraginaceae Heliotropium tytoides C Q
plants land plants Byttneriaceae Waltheria indica C QAI
plants land plants Campanulaceae Lobelia dioica SL QA
plants land plants Caryophyllaceae Polycarpaea breviflora C QA
plants land plants Caryophyllaceae Polycarpaea corymbosa C QAI
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Sclerolaena glabra C QA
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Tecticornia indica subsp. indica C QA I
plants land plants Chenopodiaceae Tecticornia indica subsp. leiostachya C QA I
plants land plants Combretaceae Terminalia canescens C QA
plants land plants Commelinaceae Commelina agrostophylla C QA
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Bonamia longipilosa C QA
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Bonamia multiflora C QA
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Cressa australis C QAI
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Ipomoea eriocarpa C QAI
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Jacquemontia browniana C QA
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Polymeria lanata C QA
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Polymeria marginata C QA
plants land plants Cucurbitaceae Cucumis melo C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Fimbristylis schultzii C QA
plants land plants Ebenaceae Diospyros humilis small-leaved ebony C QAI
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Goodenia armitiana C QA
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Goodenia byrnesii C QA
plants land plants Haloragaceae Myriophyllum U
plants land plants Hydrocharitaceae Vallisneria caulescens SL QA I
plants land plants Lamiaceae Ocimum caryophyllinum C QA
plants land plants Lecythidaceae Planchonia careya cockatoo apple C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia adsurgens C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia calligera C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia galioides C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia gonoclada C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia hammondii C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia phlebocarpa C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Acacia victoriae subsp. fasciaria C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Aeschynomene indica budda pea C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Chamaecrista deserti C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Crotalaria montana var. exserta C Q
plants land plants Leguminosae Cullen plumosum C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Cullen pustulatum C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Desmodium trichostachyum C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Indigofera linifolia C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Indigofera pratensis C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Macroptilium lathyroides IU
plants land plants Leguminosae Rhynchosia minima var. australis C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Senna planitiicola C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Sesbania brachycarpa C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Tephrosia brachyodon var. longifolia C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Tephrosia delestangii C QA
plants land plants Leguminosae Tephrosia leptoclada C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Tephrosia pumila C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Vachellia nilotica prickly acacia IU
plants land plants Leguminosae Vachellia sutherlandii C QA
plants land plants Lythraceae Rotala diandra C QA I
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 Gossypium australe C QA
plants land plants Malvaceae Hibiscus meraukensis Merauke hibiscus C QAI
plants land plants Malvaceae Sida sp. (Camooweal S.T.Blake 17936) C QA
plants land plants Menyanthaceae Nymphoides indica water snowflake SL 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 normantonensis Normanton box C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eucalyptus pruinosa subsp. pruinosa C QA
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca viridiflora var. viridiflora C QAI
plants land plants Najadaceae Najas graminea var. graminea SL QA
plants land plants Orobanchaceae Centranthera cochinchinensis C QAI
plants land plants Orobanchaceae Rhamphicarpa australiensis C QAI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Flueggea virosa subsp. melanthesoides C QAI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Margaritaria dubium-traceyi C QA
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Phyllanthus lacunarius C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida latifolia feathertop wiregrass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida polyclados C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Aristida pruinosa C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Astrebla U
plants land plants Poaceae Brachyachne convergens common native couch C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Chrysopogon elongatus C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Dichanthium fecundum curly bluegrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Diplachne fusca var. fusca C QAI I
plants land plants Poaceae Ectrosia danesii C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Ectrosia scabrida C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Enneapogon eremophilus C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Enneapogon polyphyllus leafy nineawn C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis tenellula delicate lovegrass C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Eriachne glauca var. glauca C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eriochloa crebra spring grass C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eriochloa pseudoacrotricha C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Pseudopogonatherum contortum C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Sporobolus virginicus sand couch C QAI I
plants land plants Poaceae Themeda arguens C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Urochloa panicoides var. pubescens IU
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea dryandri subsp. dryandri C QA
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea parallela C QA
plants land plants Proteaceae Hakea arborescens C QA
plants land plants Rubiaceae Paranotis mitrasacmoides subsp. mitrasacmoides C QA
plants land plants Rubiaceae Spermacoce brachystema C QA
plants land plants Rubiaceae Spermacoce dolichosperma C QA
plants land plants Santalaceae Santalum lanceolatum SL QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Dodonaea barklyana C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Dodonaea lanceolata var. lanceolata C QA
plants land plants Scrophulariaceae Myoporum acuminatum coastal boobialla C QAI
plants land plants Sparrmanniaceae Grewia savannicola C QAI
plants land plants Sterculiaceae Brachychiton paradoxus SL QA
plants land plants Violaceae Pigea stellarioides C QAI
plants land plants Xyridaceae Xyris oligantha 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.

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 Morning Inlet drainage sub-basin, WetlandInfo website, accessed 1 October 2022. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=sub-basin-morning-inlet

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