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Near threatened animals

Amphibians (5 species)

Common name

Scientific name

Cooloola sedgefrog

Litoria cooloolensis

Eungella tinkerfrog

Taudactylus liemi

Long snouted treefrog

Litoria longirostris

Rattling nurseryfrog

Cophixalus hosmeri

Tapping nurseryfrog

Cophixalus aenigma

Birds (7 species)

Common name

Scientific name

Albert's lyrebird

Menura alberti

Blue-faced parrot-finch

Erythrura trichroa

Carpentarian grasswren

Amytornis dorotheae

Grey grasswren (Lake Eyre Basin)

Amytornis barbatus diamantina

Palm cockatoo

Probosciger aterrimus

Rufous owl

(Cape York subspecies)

Ninox rufa meesi

Rusty grasswren

Amytornis rowleyi

Fish (1 species)

Common name Scientific name
Estuary stingray Hemitrygon fluviorum

Mammals (5 species)

Common name

Scientific name

Bennett's tree-kangaroo

Dendrolagus bennettianus

Chestnut dunnart

Sminthopsis archeri

Coastal sheathtail bat

Taphozous australis

Common wombat

Vombatus ursinus

Diadem leaf-nosed bat

Hipposideros diadema reginae

Reptiles (14 species)

Common name

Scientific name

Striped blind snake

Anilios silvia

Woma

Aspidites ramsayi

Capricorn ctenotus

Ctenotus capricorni

Schevill's ctenotus 

Ctenotus schevilli

Atherton delma 

Delma mitella

Littoral whiptail-skink

Emoia atrocostata atrocostata

Diamond head turtle

Emydura subglobosa worrelli

Bunya Mountains skink

Lampropholis colossus

Saxicoline sunskink

Lampropholis mirabilis

Slender chained gecko

Lepidodactylus pumilus

Chillagoe litter-skink

Lygisaurus rococo

Green python

Morelia viridis

Golden-tailed gecko

Strophurus taenicauda

Emerald monitor

Varanus prasinus

Last updated
16 November 2016