The Forest Practices Authority

Status, biology, distribution and management of threatened forest fauna

2.1 Vertebrates

2.1.1 Mammals

•    Eastern barred bandicoot - Information

•    New Holland mouse - Information

•    Quolls - Information

•    Tasmanian devil - Information

•    Common Wombat (Bass Strait) - Information


2.1.2 Birds

•    Azure kingfisher - FPA species profile

•    Brown thornbill (King Island)  - FPA species profile

•    Forty-spotted pardalote - Information  - Listing statment - Recovery plan

•    Green Rosella (King Island)  - FPA species profile

•    Grey goshawk  - FPA species profile

•    Masked owl  - FPA species profile

•    Scrubtit (King Island) - Information

•    Swift parrot - Information - Recovery plan

•    Wedge-tailed eagle  - Information - Recovery plan

•    White-bellied sea eagle - Recovery plan

•    Orange-bellied parrot  - Information - Recovery plan


2.1.3 Reptiles

•    Glossy grass skink - Information

•    Tussock grass skink - Information


2.1.4 Amphibians

•    Green and gold frog EPBC Act Policy Statement (Significant Impact Guidelines for the vulnerable growling grass frog) <- Information  - Listing statment

•    Striped marsh frog - Information - FPA species profile


2.1.5 Fish

•    Australian grayling  - FPA species profile

•    Arthurs paragalaxias  - Recovery plan

•    Clarence galaxias - Listing statment - Recovery plan

•    Dwarf galaxias - Recovery plan

•    Golden galaxias - Recovery plan

•    Great Lake paragalaxias - Recovery plan

•    Saddled galaxias - Listing statment - Recovery plan

•    Shannon paragalaxias - Recovery plan

•    Swamp galaxias - Recovery plan

•    Swan galaxias - Listing statment - Recovery plan


2.2 Invertebrates

2.2.1 Beetles

•    Bornemisszas stag beetle   - FPA species profile

•    Broad-toothed stag beetle - Information

•    Mt Mangana stag beetle  - FPA species profile

•    Simsons stag beetle  - FPA species profile

•    Vanderschoors stag beetle  - FPA species profile

•    Green-lined ground beetle (Catadromus carabid beetle)  - FPA species profile

•    Miena jewel beetle - Information


2.2.2 Snails

•    Burgundy snail  - FPA species profile

•    'Cataract Gorge' snail  - FPA species profile

•    Keeled snail  - FPA species profile

•    'Skemps' snail  - FPA species profile

•    Southern hairy red snail  - FPA species profile

•    Hydrobiid snails (41 species)  - FPA species profile

•    Benthodorbis pawpela - FPA Great Lake species profile


2.2.3 Velvet worms

•    Blind velvet worm - Listing statment

•    Giant velvet worm - Listing statment


2.2.4 Moths and butterlies

•    Chaostola skipper - FPA species profile

•    Ptunarra brown butterfly - Information  - Listing statment - Recovery plan

•    Tasmanian hairstreak butterfly - FPA species profile

•    Chequered blue <profile under development>

•    Marrawah skipper  <profile under development>

•    Tunbridge looper moth  <profile under development>

•    Chevron looper moth  <profile under development>

•    Saltmarsh looper moth  <profile under development>


2.2.5 Crayfish

•    Giant freshwater crayfish - Recovery plan

•    Burnie burrowing crayfish - Information  - Recovery plan

•    Mt Arthur burrowing crayfish - Information  - Recovery plan

•    Scottsdale burrowing crayfish - Information  - Recovery plan

•    Central north burrowing crayfish - Information

•    Flinders Island burrowing crayfish <profile under development>


2.2.6 Cave-dwelling invertebrates (14 species)
•    Blind Cave Beetle - Information
•    Cave Harvestman (Mole Creek) - Information
•    Ida Bay Cave Harvestman - Information


2.2.7 Caddisflies (13 species)  - Listing statement


2.2.8 Great Lake species (9 species)


2.2.9 Other

•    Schayers grasshopper - Listing statement

•    Spider species <FI available for one of the species>

•    Isopods    <profile under development>


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