Species List as at 19th May 2011

Having a background in environmental studies and a general interest in habitat and wildlife I am always keen to keep some sort of track of the species we have on our property. Below is the current list, which is by no means comprehensive. I am only adding to it when I am fairly sure of the identification. Hopefully I will have more photo’s eventually too. I decided to only use my own photos seeing as it is my blog and it seems silly to use photos of creatures taken elsewhere. You will also notice that this list does not include plants or insects, mostly because I haven’t even begun on those at this stage 😉 If you are a wildlife observer and notice any of my photos are identified incorrectly please be sure to let me know.

Ornate Burrowing Frog Limnodynastes ornatus
Fleay’s Barred Frog Mixophyes fleayi

Fleay's Barred Frog

Green Tree Frog Litoria caerulea

Green Tree Frogs

Bleating Tree Frog Litoria dentata

Bleating Tree Frog

Dainty Green Tree Frog Litoria gracilenta
Peron’s Tree Frog Litoria peronii

Peron's Tree Frog

Cane Toad Rhinella marina

Lace Monitor Varanus varius

Lace Monitor

Brown Tree Snake Boiga irregularis

Brown Tree Snake

Common Tree Snake Dendrelaphis punctulata

Common Tree Snake

Yellow-faced Whip Snake Demansia psammophis

Topknot pigeon Lopholaimus antarcticus
Brown Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia amboinensis
Pied Cormorant Phalacrocorax varius
White-faced Heron Egretta novaehollandiae
Wedge-tailed Eagle Aquila audax
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo Cacatua galerita
Little Corella Cacatua sanguinea
Crimson Rosella Platycercus elegans
Eastern Rosella Platycerus eximius
Rainbow Lorikeet Trichoglossus heamatodus
Pheasant Coucal Centropus phasianinus
Sacred Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus
Laughing Kookaburra Dacelo novaeguineae
Dollar bird Eurystomus orientalis
Superb Fairy-wren Malurus cyaneus
Eastern Bristlebird Dasyornis brachypterus
Brown Thornbill Acanthiza pusilla
Noisy Miner Manorina melanocephala
Bell Miner Manorina melanophrys
Lewin’s Honeyeater Meliphaga lewinii
Eastern Whipbird Psophodes olivaceus
Pied Butcherbird Cracticus nigrogularis
Australia Magpie Cracticus tibiclen

Australian Magpie

Grey Butcherbird Cracticus torquatus
Pied Currawong Strepera graculina
Spangled Drongo Dicrurus bracteatus
Willie Wagtail Rhipidura leucophrys
Torresian Crow Corvus orru
Magpie-lark Grallina cyanoleuca
Welcome Swallow Hirundo neoxena

Common Dunnart Sminthopsis murina
Northern Brown Bandicoot Isoodon macrourus
Long-nosed Bandicoot Perameles nasuta
Short-eared Possum Trichosurus caninus
Long-nosed Potoroo Potorous tridactylus
Red-necked Wallaby Macropus rufogriseus
Red-necked Pademelon Thylogale thetis
Bush Rat Rattus fuscipes


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