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Number of species. This table provides the number of species found in this region, based on the Howard and Moore (2003, rev. 2008) taxonomy. To view the full species list, click on the name of a region.
Region name Number of species endemics breeding endemics globally threatened extinct introduced
Christmas Island - Indian Tropical Islands checklist 10312nullnull3
Cocos (Keeling) Island - Indian Tropical Islands checklist 11800nullnull4
Ashmore Reef and Cartier Island - Indian Tropical Islands checklist 13000nullnull0
Coral Sea Islands - Coral Sea checklist 2400nullnull0
Lord Howe Island - Pacific Subtropical Islands checklist 14100nullnull6
Macquarie Island - Subantarctic Islands checklist 6900nullnull5
Norfolk Island - Pacific Subtropical Islands checklist 10900nullnull12
New South Wales - Australian Alps checklist 273005010
New South Wales - Brigalow Belt South checklist 37300nullnull9
New South Wales - Broken Hill Complex checklist 24600nullnull5
New South Wales - Channel Country checklist 22600203
New South Wales - Cobar Peneplain checklist 30400nullnull11
New South Wales - Darling Riverine Plains checklist 33900918
New South Wales - Murray Darling Depression checklist 30000nullnull9
New South Wales - Mulga Lands checklist 25600nullnull6
New South Wales - Nandewar checklist 34200nullnull9
New South Wales - New England Tablelands checklist 364008112
New South Wales - NSW North Coast checklist 45600nullnull13
New South Wales - NSW South Western Slopes checklist 35700nullnull15
New South Wales - Riverina checklist 3380010012
New South Wales - South East Corner checklist 37600nullnull12
New South Wales - South Eastern Highlands checklist 37200nullnull14
New South Wales - South Eastern Queensland checklist 43500nullnull11
New South Wales - Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields checklist 20500205
New South Wales - Sydney Basin checklist 47200nullnull15
Australian Capital Territory - Australian Alps checklist 24300509
Australian Capital Territory - South Eastern Highlands checklist 29200nullnull13
Northern Territory - Arnhem Coast checklist 28200nullnull0
Northern Territory - Arnhem Plateau checklist 24400nullnull0
Northern Territory - Burt Plain checklist 21600404
Northern Territory - Central Arnhem checklist 26300nullnull0
Northern Territory - Central Ranges checklist 14800nullnull0
Northern Territory - Channel Country checklist 17200nullnull0
Northern Territory - Daly Basin checklist 28100301
Northern Territory - Darwin Coastal checklist 34500nullnull4
Northern Territory - Davenport Murchison Ranges checklist 24500nullnull2
Northern Territory - Finke checklist 22000nullnull3
Northern Territory - Gulf Fall and Uplands checklist 30200601
Northern Territory - Great Sandy Desert checklist 22400nullnull4
Northern Territory - Gulf Coastal checklist 28500nullnull2
Northern Territory - Gulf Plains checklist 21400nullnull0
Northern Territory - MacDonnell Ranges checklist 25300nullnull4
Northern Territory - Mitchell Grass Downs checklist 24700nullnull2
Northern Territory - Mount Isa Inlier checklist 17600nullnull0
Northern Territory - Ord Victoria Plain checklist 26500302
Northern Territory - Pine Creek checklist 29200601
Northern Territory - Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields checklist 21600nullnull2
Northern Territory - Stony Plains checklist 16100300
Northern Territory - Sturt Plateau checklist 25600nullnull0
Northern Territory - Tanami checklist 23000nullnull1
Northern Territory - Tiwi Cobourg checklist 21400nullnull0
Northern Territory - Victoria Bonaparte checklist 29700301
Queensland - Brigalow Belt North checklist 45100nullnull11
Queensland - Brigalow Belt South checklist 405008112
Queensland - Channel Country checklist 26300504
Queensland - Central Mackay Coast checklist 39400nullnull11
Queensland - Coral Sea checklist 1500000
Queensland - Cape York Peninsula checklist 42100nullnull8
Queensland - Desert Uplands checklist 32500nullnull7
Queensland - Darling Riverine Plains checklist 30000nullnull7
Queensland - Einasleigh Uplands checklist 42200nullnull11
Queensland - Gulf Fall and Uplands checklist 22800400
Queensland - Gulf Plains checklist 38300nullnull5
Queensland - Mitchell Grass Downs checklist 33000nullnull7
Queensland - Mount Isa Inlier checklist 29300606
Queensland - Mulga Lands checklist 30300nullnull6
Queensland - Nandewar checklist 31900619
Queensland - New England Tablelands checklist 31800nullnull10
Queensland - NSW North Coast checklist 29800618
Queensland - South Eastern Queensland checklist 49300nullnull14
Queensland - Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields checklist 21800303
Queensland - Wet Tropics checklist 45200nullnull11
South Australia - Broken Hill Complex checklist 22600405
South Australia - Central Ranges checklist 17500401
South Australia - Channel Country checklist 22500nullnull4
South Australia - Eyre Yorke Block checklist 35000nullnull10
South Australia - Finke checklist 17600301
South Australia - Flinders Lofty Block checklist 3500011012
South Australia - Gawler checklist 30900908
South Australia - Great Victoria Desert checklist 24000606
South Australia - Hampton checklist 12200200
South Australia - Kanmantoo checklist 3390012113
South Australia - Murray Darling Depression checklist 36200nullnull9
South Australia - Naracoorte Coastal Plain checklist 36000nullnull10
South Australia - Nullarbor checklist 19700303
South Australia - Riverina checklist 27100608
South Australia - Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields checklist 23300504
South Australia - Stony Plains checklist 24600nullnull6
South Australia - Southern Volcanic Plain checklist 26400nullnull9
Tasmania - Ben Lomond checklist 217009014
Tasmania - Furneaux checklist 25700nullnull16
Tasmania - King checklist 23800nullnull18
Tasmania - Tasmanian Central Highlands checklist 209007014
Tasmania - Tasmanian Northern Midlands checklist 221008014
Tasmania - Tasmanian Northern Slopes checklist 22300nullnull14
Tasmania - Tasmanian South East checklist 26600nullnull17
Tasmania - Tasmanian Southern Ranges checklist 22500nullnull13
Tasmania - Tasmanian West checklist 219009011
Victoria - Australian Alps checklist 29800nullnull14
Victoria - Furneaux checklist 30400nullnull14
Victoria - Murray Darling Depression checklist 32700nullnull13
Victoria - Naracoorte Coastal Plain checklist 3440013010
Victoria - NSW South Western Slopes checklist 310007012
Victoria - Riverina checklist 35400nullnull15
Victoria - South East Coastal Plain checklist 4210018017
Victoria - South East Corner checklist 34700nullnull12
Victoria - South Eastern Highlands checklist 37700nullnull16
Victoria - Southern Volcanic Plain checklist 3970012015
Victoria - Victorian Midlands checklist 3450011015
Western Australia checklist 621180nullnull14
Avon Valley National Park checklist 7400nullnull1
Badgingarra National Park checklist 1200nullnull0
Beelu National Park checklist 5700nullnull2
Blackwood River National Park checklist 5400201
Boorabbin National Park checklist 2500000
Boorara-Gardner National Park checklist 2200nullnull1
Bramley National Park checklist 7300nullnull2
Cape Arid National Park checklist 14000nullnull0
Cape Le Grand National Park checklist 11500nullnull0
Cape Range National Park checklist 16900nullnull1
Collier Range National Park checklist 3800nullnull0
Dalgarup National Park checklist 100nullnull0
D'Entrecasteaux National Park checklist 9800nullnull1
Dirk Hartog Island National Park checklist 7500201
Drysdale River National Park checklist 3200000
Eucla National Park checklist 2400000
Fitzgerald River National Park checklist 15700nullnull2
Forest Grove National Park checklist 200000
Francois Peron National Park checklist 9600nullnull1
Frank Hann National Park checklist 3300000
Geikie Gorge National Park checklist 13600nullnull0
Gloucester National Park checklist 8200nullnull1
Goldfields Woodlands National Park checklist 4000nullnull0
Goongarrie National Park checklist 400000
Gooseberry Hill National Park checklist 800001
Greater Beedelup National Park checklist 6700nullnull1
Greater Dordagup National Park checklist 3800nullnull1
Greater Hawke National Park checklist 2800nullnull1
Greater Kingston National Park checklist 1400000
Greater Preston National Park checklist 4100001
Greenmount National Park checklist 3800nullnull3
Gull Rock National Park checklist 600100
Hassell National Park checklist 3100nullnull1
Helena National Park checklist 2900101
Hilliger National Park checklist 2300nullnull0
John Forrest National Park checklist 10200nullnull4
Kalamunda National Park checklist 2200nullnull1
Kalbarri National Park checklist 14800nullnull1
Karijini National Park checklist 12300nullnull0
Karlamilyi National Park checklist 7700nullnull0
Kennedy Range National Park checklist 5200nullnull0
Korung National Park checklist 13400nullnull5
Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park checklist 17900nullnull2
Lesmurdie Falls National Park checklist 7600nullnull3
Lesueur National Park checklist 6700nullnull1
Midgegooroo National Park checklist 1400000
Millstream Chichester National Park checklist 12500nullnull0
Mirima National Park checklist 11500nullnull0
Mitchell River National Park checklist 15500nullnull0
Moore River National Park checklist 5200nullnull1
Mount Augustus National Park checklist 8700nullnull0
Mount Frankland National Park checklist 3700nullnull1
Mount Frankland South National Park checklist 3900nullnull1
Mount Lindesay National Park checklist 100000
Mount Roe National Park checklist 1000100
Murujuga National Park checklist 6900nullnull0
Nambung National Park checklist 11300nullnull1
Neerabup National Park checklist 4700nullnull3
Peak Charles National Park checklist 7100nullnull0
Porongurup National Park checklist 11400nullnull4
Prince Regent National Park checklist 13200nullnull0
Purnululu National Park checklist 13000nullnull0
Scott National Park checklist 1700000
Serpentine National Park checklist 7300nullnull2
Shannon National Park checklist 4800201
Stirling Range National Park checklist 14000nullnull2
Stokes National Park checklist 9400nullnull0
Torndirrup National Park checklist 12400nullnull2
Tuart Forest National Park checklist 10600nullnull3
Tunnel Creek National Park checklist 6300nullnull0
Unnamed WA17519 National Park checklist 300000
Western Australia (North) checklist 46410nullnull5
Walpole-Nornalup National Park checklist 11800nullnull1
Walyunga National Park checklist 9500nullnull2
Wandoo National Park checklist 7800nullnull2
Warren National Park checklist 6000nullnull1
Watheroo National Park checklist 900100
Waychinicup National Park checklist 10200nullnull1
Wellington National Park checklist 5300nullnull1
West Cape Howe National Park checklist 6100nullnull1
William Bay National Park checklist 3800nullnull0
Windjana Gorge National Park checklist 13400nullnull0
Wolfe Creek Meteorite Crater National Park checklist 5300nullnull0
Yalgorup National Park checklist 12500nullnull4
Yanchep National Park checklist 13100nullnull5
Yelverton National Park checklist 4000201
Western Australia (South) checklist 446160nullnull14
Wyndham-East Kimberley checklist 33400nullnull2
Derby-West Kimberley checklist 33700nullnull2
Broome checklist 36800nullnull4
Halls Creek checklist 26800nullnull2
East Pilbara checklist 27800nullnull1
Port Hedland checklist 24600nullnull1
Roebourne checklist 25300nullnull2
Ashburton checklist 26800nullnull3
Exmouth checklist 24100nullnull3
Upper Gascoyne checklist 18300nullnull2
Ngaanyatjarraku checklist 16900nullnull1
Carnarvon checklist 28500nullnull2
Meekatharra checklist 19100nullnull1
Wiluna checklist 17500400
Shark Bay checklist 27000nullnull2
Murchison checklist 20200nullnull4
Cue checklist 18000nullnull3
Northampton checklist 25700nullnull4
Northampton checklist 25500nullnull4
Mount Magnet checklist 17300nullnull4
Mullewa checklist 21300nullnull4
Sandstone checklist 17900nullnull3
Chapman Valley checklist 20300nullnull4
Laverton checklist 16500nullnull2
Geraldton-Greenough checklist 24800nullnull6
Geraldton (excl. Pelsaert Islands) checklist 22500nullnull5
Greenough checklist 21600nullnull5
Pelsaert Islands checklist 5700nullnull0
Leonora checklist 17100nullnull3
Morawa checklist 19700403
Yalgoo checklist 20200504
Mingenew checklist 20300nullnull4
Menzies checklist 18100nullnull4
Irwin checklist 22610nullnull4
Perenjori checklist 20100nullnull4
Three Springs checklist 19900nullnull4
Carnamah checklist 21700nullnull4
Mount Marshall checklist 18500nullnull5
Dalwallinu checklist 19800nullnull5
Coorow checklist 24200nullnull4
Dandaragan checklist 26300nullnull9
Moora checklist 20400nullnull6
Wongan-Ballidu checklist 19800nullnull7
Kalgoorlie/Boulder checklist 19600nullnull3
Mukinbudin checklist 17900nullnull4
Koorda checklist 18000nullnull5
Coolgardie checklist 19000nullnull3
Yilgarn checklist 20000nullnull6
Wyalkatchem checklist 18000nullnull5
Victoria Plains checklist 22100nullnull9
Westonia checklist 18200nullnull4
Gingin checklist 26400nullnull10
Nungarin checklist 17500nullnull5
Trayning checklist 17600nullnull5
Dowerin checklist 19000nullnull8
Goomalling checklist 19900nullnull8
Chittering checklist 23000nullnull9
Merredin checklist 18200nullnull7
Toodyay checklist 21800nullnull10
Kellerberrin checklist 17800nullnull5
Tammin checklist 18000nullnull5
Cunderdin checklist 18900nullnull8
Wanneroo checklist 24800nullnull9
Northam checklist 21400nullnull10
Swan checklist 23600nullnull11
Joondalup checklist 25700nullnull10
York checklist 21500nullnull10
Mundaring checklist 22400nullnull12
Bassendean checklist 22000nullnull10
Bayswater checklist 22200nullnull10
Vincent checklist 21300nullnull10
Stirling checklist 23800nullnull11
Cambridge checklist 22600nullnull10
Bruce Rock checklist 18200nullnull5
Quairading checklist 18900407
Kalamunda checklist 23800nullnull11
Belmont checklist 22300nullnull10
Canning checklist 22800nullnull10
Victoria Park checklist 22600nullnull11
Perth checklist 22200nullnull10
South Perth checklist 23300nullnull10
Melville checklist 23700nullnull10
Subiaco checklist 21800nullnull10
Nedlands checklist 22400nullnull10
Claremont checklist 22000nullnull9
Peppermint Grove checklist 21900nullnull9
East Fremantle checklist 21800nullnull9
Mosman Park checklist 22200nullnull10
Cottesloe checklist 24500nullnull10
Narembeen checklist 18000nullnull5
Gosnells checklist 23000nullnull11
Fremantle checklist 25600nullnull11
Cockburn checklist 28700nullnull10
Beverley checklist 21700nullnull9
Armadale checklist 23900nullnull11
Kwinana checklist 24800nullnull9
Rockingham checklist 27000nullnull10
Dundas checklist 23200nullnull5
Serpentine-Jarrahdale checklist 23000nullnull11
Corrigin checklist 18300nullnull5
Brookton checklist 19900nullnull8
Kondinin checklist 19000nullnull6
Pingelly checklist 19300nullnull8
Wandering checklist 21700nullnull10
Mandurah checklist 25700nullnull10
Kulin checklist 18400nullnull5
Cuballing checklist 19500nullnull9
Murray checklist 25200nullnull10
Wickepin checklist 18500nullnull5
Boddington checklist 20900nullnull9
Waroona checklist 25600nullnull10
Lake Grace checklist 19600nullnull4
Narrogin checklist 19700nullnull10
Williams checklist 20500nullnull9
Dumbleyung checklist 19200nullnull5
Harvey checklist 26000nullnull11
Wagin checklist 19900nullnull6
Bunbury checklist 22900nullnull7
Collie checklist 20700nullnull8
Dardanup checklist 20400nullnull7
Woodanilling checklist 19000nullnull7
West Arthur checklist 20100nullnull6
Capel checklist 22800nullnull6
Kent checklist 19500nullnull5
Katanning checklist 19100nullnull6
Donnybrook-Balingup checklist 20400nullnull7
Busselton checklist 26000nullnull8
Kojonup checklist 19800nullnull10
Boyup Brook checklist 19300506
Esperance checklist 26900nullnull5
Ravensthorpe checklist 24900nullnull6
Bridgetown-Greenbushes checklist 19600nullnull7
Broomehill-Tambellup checklist 20400nullnull7
Broomehill checklist 18900nullnull7
Tambellup checklist 19900nullnull7
Gnowangerup checklist 21900nullnull7
Nannup checklist 21500nullnull6
Augusta-Margaret River checklist 23400nullnull9
Jerramungup checklist 27400nullnull6
Cranbrook checklist 21400nullnull10
Plantagenet checklist 21700708
Manjimup checklist 24200nullnull9
Albany checklist 27700nullnull9
Denmark checklist 24500nullnull9
Western Australia - Avon Wheatbelt checklist 259007011
Western Australia - Carnarvon checklist 30000nullnull3
Western Australia - Central Kimberley checklist 29300402
Western Australia - Central Ranges checklist 15200400
Western Australia - Coolgardie checklist 24200nullnull5
Western Australia - Dampierland checklist 36800nullnull4
Western Australia - Esperance Plains checklist 28300nullnull6
Western Australia - Gascoyne checklist 21800nullnull1
Western Australia - Geraldton Sandplains checklist 28000906
Western Australia - Gibson Desert checklist 16600400
Western Australia - Great Sandy Desert checklist 27300401
Western Australia - Great Victoria Desert checklist 16700nullnull1
Western Australia - Hampton checklist 17800nullnull1
Western Australia - Indian Tropical Islands checklist 6200200
Western Australia - Jarrah Forest checklist 30700nullnull11
Western Australia - Little Sandy Desert checklist 18100300
Western Australia - Mallee checklist 24400nullnull6
Western Australia - Murchison checklist 23100nullnull4
Western Australia - Northern Kimberley checklist 30900402
Western Australia - Nullarbor checklist 18400nullnull1
Western Australia - Ord Victoria Plain checklist 26300nullnull2
Western Australia - Pilbara checklist 27300nullnull2
Western Australia - Swan Coastal Plain checklist 33300nullnull11
Western Australia - Tanami checklist 20200300
Western Australia - Victoria Bonaparte checklist 29400nullnull2
Western Australia - Warren checklist 264001108
Western Australia - Yalgoo checklist 27000nullnull3
Scott Reef Nature Reserve checklist 2500100

Western Australia (AU) has 17 endemic species: The following species are endemic to the region of Western Australia (AU). You can search the web for site locations and information about them by clicking on the species name. (b) denotes a breeding endemic, and † an extinct species.

Long-billed Black-Cockatoo
Short-billed Black-Cockatoo
Western Corella
Red-capped Parrot
Western Rosella
Kimberley Imperial-Pigeon
Noisy Scrub-bird
Red-winged Fairywren
Black Grasswren
Western Spinebill
Little Wattlebird
Western Bristlebird
Western Thornbill
Dusky Gerygone
White-breasted Robin
Western Whipbird
Red-eared Firetail


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