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Wildlife of Nesbit, Chester and adjacent estuaries (Eastern Cape York) Water Quality Improvement Plan catchment

Total number of species: 613

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Kingdom Class Family Scientific Name Common Name Superseded NCA EPBC End. Wetland
Status
animals mammals Suidae Sus scrofa pig II
animals mammals Muridae Melomys burtoni grassland melomys C QA
animals mammals Muridae Melomys sp. C QA
animals mammals Muridae Rattus leucopus Cape York rat C QAI
animals mammals Rhinolophidae Rhinolophus megaphyllus eastern horseshoe-bat C QAI
animals mammals Rhinolophidae Rhinolophus philippinensis greater large-eared horseshoe bat E V QI
animals mammals Pteropodidae Pteropus conspicillatus spectacled flying-fox E E QAI
animals mammals Macropodidae Notamacropus agilis agile wallaby C QAI
animals mammals Peramelidae Isoodon macrourus northern brown bandicoot C QAI
animals mammals Dasyuridae Antechinus leo cinnamon antechinus C Q
animals mammals Tachyglossidae Tachyglossus aculeatus short-beaked echidna SL QAI
animals birds Dicaeidae Dicaeum hirundinaceum mistletoebird C QAI
animals birds Nectariniidae Cinnyris jugularis olive-backed sunbird C QAI
animals birds Hirundinidae Hirundo neoxena welcome swallow C QAI
animals birds Hirundinidae Petrochelidon ariel fairy martin C QA
animals birds Hirundinidae Petrochelidon nigricans tree martin C QAI
animals birds Petroicidae Microeca flavigaster lemon-bellied flycatcher C QAI
animals birds Paradisaeidae Phonygammus keraudrenii trumpet manucode C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Arses lorealis frill-necked monarch C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Grallina cyanoleuca magpie-lark C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Myiagra alecto shining flycatcher C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Myiagra rubecula leaden flycatcher C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Myiagra ruficollis broad-billed flycatcher C QAI
animals birds Monarchidae Symposiachrus trivirgatus spectacled monarch SL QAI
animals birds Rhipiduridae Rhipidura leucophrys willie wagtail C QAI
animals birds Rhipiduridae Rhipidura rufifrons rufous fantail SL QAI
animals birds Dicruridae Dicrurus bracteatus spangled drongo C QAI
animals birds Artamidae Artamus leucorynchus white-breasted woodswallow C QA
animals birds Artamidae Melloria quoyi black butcherbird C QAI
animals birds Oriolidae Oriolus flavocinctus green oriole C QAI
animals birds Oriolidae Sphecotheres vieilloti Australasian figbird C QAI
animals birds Pachycephalidae Colluricincla megarhyncha little shrike-thrush C QAI
animals birds Pachycephalidae Pachycephala rufiventris rufous whistler C QAI
animals birds Pachycephalidae Pachycephala simplex peninsulae grey whistler C Q
animals birds Campephagidae Coracina papuensis white-bellied cuckoo-shrike C QAI
animals birds Pomatostomidae Pomatostomus temporalis grey-crowned babbler C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Entomyzon cyanotis blue-faced honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Meliphaga notata yellow-spotted honeyeater C Q
animals birds Meliphagidae Melithreptus albogularis white-throated honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Microptilotis gracilis graceful honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Myzomela erythrocephala red-headed honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Myzomela obscura dusky honeyeater C QAI
animals birds Meliphagidae Trichodere cockerelli white-streaked honeyeater C Q
animals birds Pardalotidae Pardalotus striatus striated pardalote C QA
animals birds Acanthizidae Gerygone magnirostris large-billed gerygone C QAI
animals birds Acanthizidae Gerygone palpebrosa fairy gerygone C QAI
animals birds Acanthizidae Sericornis beccarii tropical scrubwren C Q
animals birds Maluridae Malurus amabilis lovely fairy-wren C Q
animals birds Ptilonorhynchidae Chlamydera cerviniventris fawn-breasted bowerbird C QAI
animals birds Ptilonorhynchidae Chlamydera nuchalis great bowerbird C QA
animals birds Pittidae Pitta versicolor noisy pitta C QAI
animals birds Meropidae Merops ornatus rainbow bee-eater C QAI
animals birds Alcedinidae Ceyx azureus azure kingfisher C QAI I
animals birds Alcedinidae Ceyx pusillus little kingfisher C QAI I
animals birds Alcedinidae Dacelo leachii blue-winged kookaburra C QAI
animals birds Alcedinidae Syma torotoro yellow-billed kingfisher C QAI
animals birds Alcedinidae Todiramphus sanctus sacred kingfisher C QAI
animals birds Alcedinidae Todiramphus sordidus Torresian kingfisher C QAI I
animals birds Cuculidae Centropus phasianinus pheasant coucal C QA
animals birds Psittaculidae Eclectus roratus macgillivrayi eclectus parrot (Cape York Peninsula) V Q
animals birds Cacatuidae Cacatua galerita sulphur-crested cockatoo C QAI
animals birds Cacatuidae Probosciger aterrimus macgillivrayi palm cockatoo E V QI
animals birds Laridae Chlidonias hybrida whiskered tern C 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 Thalasseus bergii crested tern SL QAI
animals birds Turnicidae Turnix maculosus red-backed button-quail C QAI
animals birds Scolopacidae Actitis hypoleucos common sandpiper SL QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris acuminata sharp-tailed sandpiper SL QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris ferruginea curlew sandpiper CR CE QAI I
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris pugnax ruff SL VU I
animals birds Scolopacidae Calidris ruficollis red-necked stint SL QAI 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 Numenius phaeopus whimbrel 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 Elseyornis melanops black-fronted dotterel C QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Pluvialis fulva Pacific golden plover SL QAI I
animals birds Charadriidae Vanellus miles miles masked lapwing (northern subspecies) C QAI
animals birds Recurvirostridae Himantopus leucocephalus pied stilt C QAI I
animals birds Haematopodidae Haematopus longirostris Australian pied oystercatcher C QAI I
animals birds Burhinidae Burhinus grallarius bush stone-curlew C QAI
animals birds Burhinidae Esacus magnirostris beach stone-curlew V QAI I
animals birds Gruidae Antigone rubicunda brolga C QAI I
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 Pandionidae Pandion haliaetus 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 Ardea intermedia intermediate egret C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Butorides striata striated heron C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Egretta novaehollandiae white-faced heron C QAI
animals birds Ardeidae Egretta picata pied heron C QAI I
animals birds Ardeidae Nycticorax caledonicus nankeen night-heron C QAI I
animals birds Ciconiidae Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus black-necked stork C QAI I
animals birds Pelecanidae Pelecanus conspicillatus Australian pelican C QAI I
animals birds Phalacrocoracidae Microcarbo melanoleucos little pied cormorant 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 papuensis Papuan frogmouth C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Chalcophaps longirostris Pacific emerald dove C QA
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia humeralis bar-shouldered dove C QAI
animals birds Columbidae Geopelia placida peaceful dove C QAI
animals birds Anatidae Anas superciliosa Pacific black duck C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Dendrocygna arcuata wandering whistling-duck C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Nettapus pulchellus green pygmy-goose C QAI I
animals birds Anatidae Radjah radjah radjah shelduck C QAI I
animals birds Anseranatidae Anseranas semipalmata magpie goose C QAI I
animals birds Megapodiidae Alectura lathami Australian brush-turkey C QA
animals birds Megapodiidae Megapodius reinwardt orange-footed scrubfowl C QA
animals reptiles Typhlopidae Anilios proximus proximus blind snake C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Carlia jarnoldae lined rainbow-skink C Q
animals reptiles Scincidae Carlia sexdentata Macleay's rainbow-skink C QA
animals reptiles Scincidae Cryptoblepharus litoralis litoralis coastal snake-eyed skink C Q
animals reptiles Scincidae Cryptoblepharus virgatus striped snake-eyed skink C Q
animals reptiles Scincidae Ctenotus spaldingi straight-browed ctenotus C QAI
animals reptiles Scincidae Eremiascincus pardalis lowlands bar-lipped skink C Q
animals reptiles Scincidae Glaphyromorphus nigricaudis black-tailed bar-lipped skink C QAI
animals reptiles Scincidae Lygisaurus macfarlani translucent litter-skink C QAI
animals reptiles Varanidae Varanus gouldii sand monitor C QA
animals reptiles Diplodactylidae Amalosia rhombifer zig-zag gecko C QA
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Gehyra dubia dubious dtella C QA
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Gehyra sp. C QAI
animals reptiles Gekkonidae Nactus eboracensis Cape York bent-toed gecko C Q
animals reptiles Crocodylidae Crocodylus porosus estuarine crocodile V QAI I
animals amphibians Hylidae Litoria infrafrenata white lipped treefrog C QAI
animals amphibians Limnodynastidae Platyplectrum ornatum ornate burrowing frog C QA I
fungi dothideomycetes Trypetheliaceae Nigrovothelium tropicum C Q
fungi lecanoromycetes Caliciaceae Buellia tetrapla C Q
fungi lecanoromycetes Caliciaceae Pyxine coccifera C Q
fungi lecanoromycetes Caliciaceae Pyxine cylindrica C Q
fungi lecanoromycetes Cladoniaceae Cladonia subradiata C QAI
fungi lecanoromycetes Pannariaceae Physma pseudoisidiatum C Q
fungi lecanoromycetes Parmeliaceae Austroparmelina conlabrosa C QA
fungi lecanoromycetes Parmeliaceae Parmotrema gardneri C Q
fungi lecanoromycetes Parmeliaceae Parmotrema merrillii C Q
fungi lecanoromycetes Pertusariaceae Pertusaria hartmannii C QA
plants land plants Acanthaceae Avicennia marina subsp. australasica C QAI I
plants land plants Acanthaceae Brunoniella australis blue trumpet C QA
plants land plants Acanthaceae Dicliptera spicata C QA
plants land plants Acanthaceae Dipteracanthus bracteatus C QAI
plants land plants Acanthaceae Graptophyllum spinigerum C QAI
plants land plants Acanthaceae Hygrophila angustifolia C QAI I
plants land plants Acanthaceae Hypoestes floribunda C QAI
plants land plants Acanthaceae Pseuderanthemum variabile pastel flower C QAI
plants land plants Acanthaceae Rhaphidospora cavernarum V QI
plants land plants Acanthaceae Rhaphidospora platyphylla C QI
plants land plants Acanthaceae Rostellularia adscendens subsp. adscendens C QA
plants land plants Acanthaceae Staurogyne spatulata C QAI
plants land plants Acanthaceae Strobilanthes linearifolia C QI
plants land plants Acanthaceae Thunbergia arnhemica C QAI
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Achyranthes aspera C QAI
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Alternanthera ficoidea IU
plants land plants Amaranthaceae Cyathula prostrata C QAI
plants land plants Anacardiaceae Buchanania arborescens C QAI
plants land plants Anacardiaceae Semecarpus australiensis native cashew tree C QAI
plants land plants Annonaceae Cyathostemma micranthum C QAI
plants land plants Annonaceae Huberantha nitidissima C QAI
plants land plants Annonaceae Meiogyne cylindrocarpa subsp. trichocarpa C Q
plants land plants Annonaceae Melodorum leichhardtii C QAI
plants land plants Annonaceae Miliusa brahei C QA
plants land plants Annonaceae Miliusa horsfieldii C QI
plants land plants Annonaceae Miliusa traceyi C QA
plants land plants Annonaceae Mitrephora diversifolia C QI
plants land plants Annonaceae Monoon australe C QA
plants land plants Annonaceae Polyalthia fruticosa C QA
plants land plants Annonaceae Uvaria rufa C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Alstonia spectabilis subsp. spectabilis C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Carissa laxiflora C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Ceropegia cumingiana C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Dischidia major pitcher plant C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Dischidia nummularia button orchid C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Dischidia ovata C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Gymnanthera oblonga C QAI I
plants land plants Apocynaceae Gymnema suborbiculare C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Gymnema tricholepis C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Hoya pottsii C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Leichhardtia sp. (Silver Plains P.I.Forster PIF17005) C Q
plants land plants Apocynaceae Melodinus australis southern melodinus C QAI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Ochrosia minima C QI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Parsonsia ferruginea C Q
plants land plants Apocynaceae Parsonsia plaesiophylla C Q
plants land plants Apocynaceae Parsonsia velutina hairy silkpod C QAI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Secamone elliptica C QAI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Vincetoxicum flexuosum C QAI
plants land plants Apocynaceae Vincetoxicum polyanthum C QA
plants land plants Apocynaceae Vincetoxicum williamsii C Q
plants land plants Apocynaceae Wrightia pubescens subsp. penicillata C Q
plants land plants Araliaceae Polyscias macgillivrayi C QI
plants land plants Arecaceae Calamus caryotoides fish-tail lawyer cane C Q
plants land plants Arecaceae Corypha utan C QAI
plants land plants Arecaceae Hydriastele wendlandiana C QA
plants land plants Arecaceae Livistona benthamii SL QAI
plants land plants Arecaceae Livistona muelleri dwarf fan palm SL QI
plants land plants Arecaceae Ptychosperma elegans solitaire palm C QAI
plants land plants Aristolochiaceae Aristolochia acuminata C QAI
plants land plants Aristolochiaceae Aristolochia pubera var. pubera C Q
plants land plants Aristolochiaceae Pararistolochia linearifolia C Q
plants land plants Asparagaceae Asparagus racemosus native asparagus C QAI
plants land plants Aspleniaceae Asplenium nidus C QI
plants land plants Aspleniaceae Asplenium paleaceum scaly asplenium C QI
plants land plants Asteraceae Acmella uliginosa IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Ageratum conyzoides billygoat weed IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Blumea saxatilis C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Emilia sonchifolia var. javanica IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Emilia sonchifolia var. sonchifolia IU
plants land plants Asteraceae Eschenbachia leucantha C QI
plants land plants Asteraceae Phacellothrix cladochaeta C QAI
plants land plants Asteraceae Sphaeromorphaea harrisii C QI
plants land plants Bignoniaceae Pandorea pandorana wonga vine C QAI
plants land plants Blechnaceae Blechnum medium SL QI
plants land plants Boraginaceae Heliotropium indicum IU
plants land plants Brownlowiaceae Berrya javanica C QAI
plants land plants Burseraceae Canarium australasicum mango bark C QA
plants land plants Burseraceae Canarium australianum var. australianum C QAI
plants land plants Byttneriaceae Abroma molle C QI
plants land plants Calophyllaceae Calophyllum sil C QAI
plants land plants Cannabaceae Trema tomentosa var. tomentosa C Q
plants land plants Capparaceae Capparis sp. (Bamaga V.Scarth-Johnson 1048A) C Q
plants land plants Capparaceae Crateva religiosa C QI
plants land plants Celastraceae Denhamia fasciculiflora C Q
plants land plants Celastraceae Salacia disepala C QI
plants land plants Celastraceae Siphonodon australis ivorywood C QA
plants land plants Chrysobalanaceae Maranthes corymbosa C QAI
plants land plants Chrysobalanaceae Parinari nonda C QAI
plants land plants Clusiaceae Garcinia dulcis C QI
plants land plants Clusiaceae Garcinia warrenii C QAI
plants land plants Cochlospermaceae Cochlospermum gillivraei C QAI
plants land plants Combretaceae Lumnitzera racemosa C QAI I
plants land plants Combretaceae Terminalia muelleri C Q
plants land plants Combretaceae Terminalia subacroptera C QAI
plants land plants Commelinaceae Aneilema papuanum C QI
plants land plants Commelinaceae Cartonema parviflorum C QA
plants land plants Commelinaceae Commelina ensifolia scurvy grass C QAI
plants land plants Commelinaceae Murdannia vaginata IU
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Erycibe coccinea C QAI
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Ipomoea eriocarpa C QAI
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Ipomoea gracilis C QA
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Ipomoea nil IU
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Jacquemontia paniculata C QAI
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Lepistemon urceolatus C QI
plants land plants Convolvulaceae Xenostegia tridentata C QAI
plants land plants Cucurbitaceae Cucumis althaeoides C QAI
plants land plants Cucurbitaceae Diplocyclos palmatus C QAI
plants land plants Cucurbitaceae Diplocyclos palmatus subsp. palmatus C QAI
plants land plants Cucurbitaceae Trichosanthes pilosa C QAI
plants land plants Cucurbitaceae Zehneria erythrobacca C QAI
plants land plants Cyatheaceae Sphaeropteris felina E QI
plants land plants Cycadaceae Cycas media subsp. ensata SL Q
plants land plants Cymodoceaceae Cymodocea serrulata SL QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Arthrostylis aphylla C QA
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus aquatilis C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus decompositus C QA I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus javanicus C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus laxus C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Cyperus polystachyos var. laxiflorus C QI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Hypolytrum nemorum C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Rhynchospora heterochaeta C QAI I
plants land plants Cyperaceae Scleria lithosperma var. linearis C QAI
plants land plants Cyperaceae Scleria mackaviensis C QA
plants land plants Datiscaceae Tetrameles nudiflora C QI
plants land plants Dennstaedtiaceae Microlepia speluncae cave fern C QAI
plants land plants Dichapetalaceae Dichapetalum timoriense C QAI
plants land plants Dilleniaceae Hibbertia banksii C QAI
plants land plants Dracaenaceae Dracaena angustifolia C QAI
plants land plants Dryopteridaceae Lastreopsis poecilophlebia SL Q
plants land plants Ebenaceae Diospyros calycantha C QAI
plants land plants Ebenaceae Diospyros compacta C QA
plants land plants Ebenaceae Diospyros fasciculosa grey ebony C QAI
plants land plants Ebenaceae Diospyros hebecarpa C QI
plants land plants Elaeocarpaceae Elaeocarpus arnhemicus C QAI
plants land plants Elaeocarpaceae Elaeocarpus eumundi Eumundi quandong C QA
plants land plants Eriocaulaceae Eriocaulon setaceum C QAI I
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Aleurites moluccanus candlenut tree C QAI
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Claoxylon hillii C QAI
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Codiaeum variegatum var. moluccanum C QI
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Croton capitis-york C Q
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Croton choristadenius V QI
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Croton multicaulis subsp. multicaulis C Q
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Croton mutabilis C Q
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Croton stockeri V Q
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Euphorbia plumerioides C QAI
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Macaranga polyadenia C QI
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Mallotus polyadenos C QI
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Mallotus resinosus C QI
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Shonia tristigma subsp. borealis C Q
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Tragia finalis C Q
plants land plants Euphorbiaceae Tritaxis australiensis C QAI
plants land plants Flagellariaceae Flagellaria indica whip vine C QAI
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Goodenia mystrophylla C QAI
plants land plants Goodeniaceae Goodenia pilosa C QAI
plants land plants Hemerocallidaceae Dianella atraxis C Q
plants land plants Hemerocallidaceae Dianella bambusifolia C QI
plants land plants Hemerocallidaceae Dianella odorata C QAI
plants land plants Hemerocallidaceae Dianella pavopennacea var. major C Q
plants land plants Hydrocharitaceae Halophila decipiens SL Q I
plants land plants Hymenophyllaceae Crepidomanes barnardianum SL Q
plants land plants Hymenophyllaceae Crepidomanes bipunctatum SL QI
plants land plants Icacinaceae Ryticaryum longifolium C QI
plants land plants Lamiaceae Basilicum polystachyon C QAI
plants land plants Lamiaceae Clerodendrum tomentosum C QAI
plants land plants Lamiaceae Coleus megadontus C Q
plants land plants Lamiaceae Coleus mirus C Q
plants land plants Lamiaceae Hyptis capitata IU
plants land plants Lamiaceae Leucas decemdentata C QI
plants land plants Lamiaceae Mesosphaerum suaveolens IU
plants land plants Lamiaceae Premna limbata C Q
plants land plants Lamiaceae Vitex acuminata C QA
plants land plants Lauraceae Beilschmiedia obtusifolia hard bolly gum C QA
plants land plants Lauraceae Beilschmiedia peninsularis C Q
plants land plants Lauraceae Cinnamomum baileyanum candlewood C Q
plants land plants Lauraceae Cinnamomum oliveri Oliver's sassafras C QA
plants land plants Lauraceae Cryptocarya bamagana C Q
plants land plants Lauraceae Cryptocarya burckiana C Q
plants land plants Lauraceae Cryptocarya claudiana C Q
plants land plants Lauraceae Cryptocarya exfoliata C QAI
plants land plants Lauraceae Cryptocarya hypospodia north Queensland purple laurel C Q
plants land plants Lauraceae Cryptocarya triplinervis var. riparia C Q
plants land plants Lauraceae Litsea breviumbellata C QAI
plants land plants Lauraceae Litsea fawcettiana C Q
plants land plants Lauraceae Litsea glutinosa C QAI
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Cordyline cannifolia SL QAI
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Cordyline fruticosa SL QI
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Lomandra banksii C QI
plants land plants Laxmanniaceae Lomandra decomposita C Q
plants land plants Lecythidaceae Barringtonia acutangula subsp. acutangula C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Aeschynomene indica budda pea C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Albizia lebbeck Indian siris C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Albizia procera C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Alysicarpus vaginalis IU
plants land plants Leguminosae Calopogonium mucunoides IU
plants land plants Leguminosae Canavalia papuana wild jack bean C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Cassia U
plants land plants Leguminosae Castanospermum australe black bean C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Chamaecrista mimosoides dwarf cassia C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Cynometra iripa C QAI I
plants land plants Leguminosae Cynometra lenticellata var. lenticellata C QI
plants land plants Leguminosae Dendrolobium arbuscula C QI
plants land plants Leguminosae Dendrolobium umbellatum var. umbellatum C QI
plants land plants Leguminosae Derris sp. (Claudie River L.J.Webb+ 8348) C Q
plants land plants Leguminosae Desmodium trichostachyum C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Desmodium triflorum IU
plants land plants Leguminosae Entada rheedei C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Falcataria toona C Q
plants land plants Leguminosae Flemingia lineata C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Mezoneuron erythrocarpum C Q
plants land plants Leguminosae Rhynchosia acuminatissima C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Senna obtusifolia IU
plants land plants Leguminosae Stylosanthes U
plants land plants Leguminosae Tephrosia maculata C QAI
plants land plants Leguminosae Zornia muriculata subsp. angustata C QA
plants land plants Lentibulariaceae Utricularia chrysantha SL QAI I
plants land plants Linderniaceae Torenia crustacea C QAI
plants land plants Linderniaceae Torenia polygonoides V QI
plants land plants Lindsaeaceae Lindsaea obtusa C QI
plants land plants Loganiaceae Mitrasacme pygmaea C QAI
plants land plants Loganiaceae Mitrasacme stellata C Q
plants land plants Loganiaceae Strychnos lucida C QAI
plants land plants Loranthaceae Amylotheca dictyophleba C QAI
plants land plants Loranthaceae Dactyliophora novae-guineae NT QI
plants land plants Lygodiaceae Lygodium flexuosum C QAI
plants land plants Lythraceae Lagerstroemia archeriana subsp. archeriana native crepe myrtle C QI
plants land plants Lythraceae Pemphis acidula C QAI I
plants land plants Lythraceae Sonneratia alba C QAI I
plants land plants Maesaceae Maesa haplobotrys C QI
plants land plants Malvaceae Abutilon auritum Chinese lantern C QI
plants land plants Malvaceae Sida U
plants land plants Malvaceae Sida acuta spinyhead sida IU
plants land plants Malvaceae Urena lobata urena weed IU
plants land plants Marsileaceae Marsilea crenata C QAI I
plants land plants Melastomataceae Osbeckia chinensis C QAI
plants land plants Meliaceae Aglaia cooperae C Q
plants land plants Meliaceae Dysoxylum latifolium C QAI
plants land plants Meliaceae Toona ciliata red cedar C QAI
plants land plants Meliaceae Turraea pubescens native honeysuckle C QAI
plants land plants Meliaceae Xylocarpus moluccensis C QAI I
plants land plants Memecylaceae Memecylon hylandii C Q
plants land plants Memecylaceae Memecylon pauciflorum C QAI
plants land plants Menispermaceae Cissampelos pareira var. hirsuta C QI
plants land plants Menispermaceae Pycnarrhena novoguineensis C QI
plants land plants Menispermaceae Stephania japonica var. discolor C QAI
plants land plants Menyanthaceae Nymphoides exiliflora SL QAI I
plants land plants Monimiaceae Steganthera hirsuta C QI
plants land plants Monimiaceae Wilkiea rigidifolia C QI
plants land plants Moraceae Antiaris toxicaria var. macrophylla C QAI
plants land plants Moraceae Ficus albipila var. albipila C QI
plants land plants Moraceae Ficus benjamina C QAI
plants land plants Moraceae Ficus hispida var. hispida C QA
plants land plants Moraceae Ficus microcarpa C QAI
plants land plants Moraceae Ficus nodosa C QI
plants land plants Moraceae Ficus pantoniana C QI
plants land plants Moraceae Ficus racemosa var. racemosa C QAI
plants land plants Moraceae Ficus virens var. virens C QAI
plants land plants Moraceae Streblus brunonianus whalebone tree C QAI
plants land plants Musaceae Musa banksii C Q
plants land plants Myristicaceae Myristica insipida var. insipida C QAI
plants land plants Myrsinaceae Embelia caulialata C QI
plants land plants Myrsinaceae Myrsine urceolata C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Asteromyrtus angustifolia C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Asteromyrtus lysicephala C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Eugenia reinwardtiana beach cherry C QI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Gossia bamagensis C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Gossia floribunda C QI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Gossia retusa C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Lithomyrtus obtusa C QI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca foliolosa C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Melaleuca viminalis C QA I
plants land plants Myrtaceae Neofabricia myrtifolia C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Rhodamnia arenaria E Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Rhodamnia fordii C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Rhodomyrtus macrocarpa finger cherry C QI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Syzygium argyropedicum C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Syzygium branderhorstii C QI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Syzygium buettnerianum New Guinea satinash NT QI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Syzygium fibrosum fibrous satinash C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Syzygium forte subsp. forte C QAI
plants land plants Myrtaceae Syzygium pseudofastigiatum Claudie satinash C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Thryptomene oligandra C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Xanthostemon sp. (Bolt Head J.R.Clarkson+ 8805) C Q
plants land plants Myrtaceae Xanthostemon youngii C Q
plants land plants Nymphaeaceae Nymphaea violacea SL QAI I
plants land plants Oleaceae Chionanthus axillaris C Q
plants land plants Oleaceae Chionanthus ramiflorus northern olive C QAI
plants land plants Oleaceae Jasminum longipetalum C QI
plants land plants Onagraceae Ludwigia octovalvis willow primrose C QAI I
plants land plants Ophioglossaceae Helminthostachys zeylanica flowering fern C QAI
plants land plants Opiliaceae Opilia amentacea C QAI
plants land plants Orchidaceae Bromheadia pulchra SL QI
plants land plants Orchidaceae Dendrobium bifalce SL QI
plants land plants Orchidaceae Dendrobium discolor SL QI
plants land plants Orchidaceae Dendrobium johannis brown antelope orchid V V QI
plants land plants Orchidaceae Dendrobium trilamellatum yellow antelope orchid SL QA
plants land plants Orchidaceae Dockrillia wassellii NT Q
plants land plants Orchidaceae Geodorum densiflorum pink nodding orchid SL QAI
plants land plants Orchidaceae Luisia atacta SL Q
plants land plants Orchidaceae Pholidota imbricata SL QI
plants land plants Orchidaceae Pomatocalpa macphersonii SL Q
plants land plants Orchidaceae Robiquetia gracilistipes SL Q
plants land plants Orobanchaceae Buchnera linearis C QAI
plants land plants Orobanchaceae Buchnera urticifolia C QAI
plants land plants Oxalidaceae Biophytum umbraculum C QI
plants land plants Pandanaceae Pandanus cookii C Q
plants land plants Pandanaceae Pandanus oblatus C Q
plants land plants Passifloraceae Passiflora foetida IU
plants land plants Passifloraceae Passiflora pallida IU
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Actephila U
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Actephila traceyi C Q
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Antidesma bunius currantwood C QAI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Antidesma ghaesembilla C QAI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Breynia oblongifolia C QAI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Cleistanthus apodus C QI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Cleistanthus peninsularis C Q
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Cleistanthus xerophilus C Q
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Flueggea virosa subsp. melanthesoides C QAI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Glochidion philippicum C QI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Glochidion sessiliflorum var. sessiliflorum C Q
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Margaritaria indica NT QI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Phyllanthus praelongipes C QI
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Poranthera microphylla small poranthera C QA
plants land plants Phyllanthaceae Synostemon albiflorus C Q
plants land plants Picrodendraceae Dissiliaria surculosa C Q
plants land plants Picrodendraceae Neoroepera banksii C Q
plants land plants Piperaceae Piper U
plants land plants Pittosporaceae Pittosporum ferrugineum C QAI
plants land plants Plantaginaceae Adenosma caerulea C QAI
plants land plants Plantaginaceae Limnophila fragrans C QAI I
plants land plants Plantaginaceae Scoparia dulcis scoparia IU
plants land plants Plumbaginaceae Aegialitis annulata club mangrove C QAI I
plants land plants Poaceae Centotheca philippinensis creek grass C QI
plants land plants Poaceae Cyrtococcum oxyphyllum C QI
plants land plants Poaceae Eragrostis sororia C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eriachne glauca var. barbinodis C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Eriachne squarrosa C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Garnotia stricta var. longiseta C QI
plants land plants Poaceae Leptaspis banksii C QI
plants land plants Poaceae Oplismenus compositus C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Oplismenus mollis C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Paspalum scrobiculatum ditch millet C QAI
plants land plants Poaceae Sarga plumosum C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Setaria apiculata C QA
plants land plants Poaceae Themeda quadrivalvis grader grass IU
plants land plants Podocarpaceae Podocarpus grayae C QAI
plants land plants Polygalaceae Xanthophyllum octandrum C Q
plants land plants Polypodiaceae Drynaria quercifolia SL QAI
plants land plants Polypodiaceae Pyrrosia lanceolata SL QI
plants land plants Proteaceae Grevillea pteridifolia golden parrot tree C QAI
plants land plants Proteaceae Hakea pedunculata C Q
plants land plants Proteaceae Hakea persiehana C Q
plants land plants Proteaceae Helicia australasica C QA
plants land plants Proteaceae Stenocarpus verticis C QAI
plants land plants Pteridaceae Adiantum atroviride SL QA
plants land plants Pteridaceae Antrophyum callifolium SL QI
plants land plants Pteridaceae Ceratopteris thalictroides SL QAI I
plants land plants Pteridaceae Cheilanthes contigua C QA
plants land plants Pteridaceae Cheilanthes tenuifolia rock fern C QAI
plants land plants Pteridaceae Doryopteris concolor SL QAI
plants land plants Pteridaceae Pteris ensiformis slender bracken SL QI
plants land plants Putranjivaceae Drypetes U
plants land plants Putranjivaceae Drypetes vernicosa C Q
plants land plants Rhamnaceae Alphitonia excelsa soap tree C QAI
plants land plants Rhamnaceae Emmenosperma cunninghamii C QAI
plants land plants Rhamnaceae Gouania exilis C QI
plants land plants Rhamnaceae Ziziphus oenopolia C QAI
plants land plants Rhizophoraceae Bruguiera parviflora C QAI I
plants land plants Rhizophoraceae Ceriops pseudodecandra C QAI I
plants land plants Rosaceae Prunus brachystachya C QI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Aidia racemosa C QAI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Antirhea ovatifolia C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Coffea brassii C QI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Cyclophyllum brevipes C QI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Cyclophyllum rostellatum C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Exallage lapeyrousei C QAI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Gardenia scabrella C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Geophila repens C QI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Gynochthodes jasminoides C QAI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Hodgkinsonia U
plants land plants Rubiaceae Hydnophytum moseleyanum SL QI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Ixora timorensis C QAI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Knoxia sumatrensis C QAI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Larsenaikia ochreata C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Morinda bracteata var. celebica C QAI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Myrmecodia platytyrea subsp. antoinii SL QI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Neonauclea glabra C QI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Pavetta australiensis var. australiensis C QA
plants land plants Rubiaceae Pavetta brownii var. brownii C QA
plants land plants Rubiaceae Psychotria loniceroides hairy psychotria C QA
plants land plants Rubiaceae Psychotria poliostemma C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Psydrax U
plants land plants Rubiaceae Psydrax banksii C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Psydrax lamprophylla C QA
plants land plants Rubiaceae Psydrax odorata C QAI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Psydrax odorata forma foveolata C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Scleromitrion subulatum C QI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Spermacoce sp. (Garraway Creek P.I.Forster PIF15461) C Q
plants land plants Rubiaceae Spermacoce sp. (Lorim Point A.Morton AM1237) C QI
plants land plants Rubiaceae Timonius timon var. timon C QAI
plants land plants Rutaceae Acronychia acronychioides C Q
plants land plants Rutaceae Acronychia imperforata beach acronychia C QA
plants land plants Rutaceae Acronychia laevis glossy acronychia C QAI
plants land plants Rutaceae Acronychia peninsularis C Q
plants land plants Rutaceae Bosistoa medicinalis C Q
plants land plants Rutaceae Citrus garrawayi C Q
plants land plants Rutaceae Dinosperma erythrococcum C QA
plants land plants Rutaceae Eriostemon banksii C Q
plants land plants Rutaceae Glycosmis trifoliata C QAI
plants land plants Rutaceae Halfordia kendack saffron heart C QAI
plants land plants Rutaceae Lunasia amara var. amara C QI
plants land plants Rutaceae Melicope fellii C Q
plants land plants Rutaceae Melicope xanthoxyloides C QI
plants land plants Rutaceae Murraya lucida C QAI
plants land plants Rutaceae Zanthoxylum rhetsa C QAI
plants land plants Salicaceae Casearia dallachii C QI
plants land plants Salicaceae Casearia grewiifolia var. gelonioides C QI
plants land plants Salicaceae Flacourtia sp. (Shiptons Flat L.W.Jessup+ GJD3200) C Q
plants land plants Salicaceae Homalium circumpinnatum C Q
plants land plants Santalaceae Anthobolus filifolius C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Alectryon tomentosus C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Arytera divaricata coogera C QAI
plants land plants Sapindaceae Atalaya australiana C Q
plants land plants Sapindaceae Dimocarpus australianus C Q
plants land plants Sapindaceae Harpullia arborea Cooktown tulipwood C QI
plants land plants Sapindaceae Harpullia pendula C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Jagera pseudorhus var. pseudorhus C QAI
plants land plants Sapindaceae Lepidopetalum fructoglabrum C QI
plants land plants Sapindaceae Mischarytera macrobotrys C QI
plants land plants Sapindaceae Mischocarpus stipitatus C QA
plants land plants Sapindaceae Rhysotoechia bifoliolata subsp. nitida C Q
plants land plants Sapindaceae Toechima daemelianum C Q
plants land plants Sapotaceae Amorphospermum antilogum C QAI
plants land plants Sapotaceae Donella lanceolata NT QI
plants land plants Sapotaceae Manilkara kauki C QI
plants land plants Sapotaceae Mimusops elengi C QAI
plants land plants Sapotaceae Palaquium galactoxylon C QI
plants land plants Sapotaceae Pleioluma queenslandica C QA
plants land plants Schizaeaceae Schizaea dichotoma branched comb fern SL QAI
plants land plants Selaginellaceae Selaginella ciliaris C QAI
plants land plants Smilacaceae Smilax australis barbed-wire vine C QA
plants land plants Solanaceae Physalis angulata IU
plants land plants Solanaceae Solanum defensum C QA
plants land plants Solanaceae Solanum discolor C QAI
plants land plants Solanaceae Solanum torvum devil's fig IU
plants land plants Sparrmanniaceae Grewia mesomischa C QA
plants land plants Stemonuraceae Gomphandra australiana C QI
plants land plants Sterculiaceae Argyrodendron polyandrum brown tulip oak C Q
plants land plants Sterculiaceae Brachychiton velutinosus SL QI
plants land plants Sterculiaceae Sterculia shillinglawii subsp. shillinglawii NT QI
plants land plants Stylidiaceae Stylidium clarksonii SL Q
plants land plants Stylidiaceae Stylidium schizanthum SL QAI I
plants land plants Tectariaceae Tectaria brachiata C QI
plants land plants Thymelaeaceae Phaleria octandra phaleria C QAI
plants land plants Thymelaeaceae Pimelea cornucopiae C QAI
plants land plants Urticaceae Dendrocnide corallodesme C QI
plants land plants Urticaceae Dendrocnide moroides Gympie stinger C Q
plants land plants Urticaceae Laportea interrupta C QAI
plants land plants Verbenaceae Stachytarpheta jamaicensis Jamaica snakeweed IU
plants land plants Violaceae Pigea enneasperma C QAI
plants land plants Violaceae Pigea stellarioides C QAI
plants land plants Violaceae Rinorea bengalensis forma bengalensis C Q
plants land plants Vitaceae Cissus hastata C QI
plants land plants Vitaceae Leea rubra C QAI
plants land plants Vitaceae Tetrastigma thorsborneorum C Q
plants land plants Xanthorrhoeaceae Xanthorrhoea johnsonii SL QA
plants land plants Zingiberaceae Alpinia caerulea wild ginger C QA
plants land plants Zingiberaceae Amomum queenslandicum V Q
plants land plants Zingiberaceae Etlingera australasica C Q
plants land plants Zingiberaceae Meistera dallachyi C Q

Note: Wildlife statistics are based on information that has been submitted to the DESI 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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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, Science and Innovation, Queensland (2013) Wildlife of Nesbit, Chester and adjacent estuaries (Eastern Cape York) Water Quality Improvement Plan catchment, WetlandInfo website, accessed 25 May 2024. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/wildlife/?AreaID=wqip-nesbit-chester-and-adjacent-estuaries-eastern-cape-york

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