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White-crowned Snake - NSW North Coast: Distribution and vegetation associations

Scientific name: Cacophis harriettae
Conservation status in NSW: Vulnerable
Commonwealth status: Not listed
Last updated: 12 Feb 2018

Distribution of the species within this region

The White-crowned Snake is known or predicted to occur in the following sub-regions of the NSW North Coast Interim Biogeographic Regionalisation of Australia.

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IBRA sub-region  Known or predictedGeographic restrictions within region
Cataract Predicted None
Chaelundi Known None
Coffs Coast and Escarpment Known North of Coffs Harbour
Dalmorton Known None
Yuraygir Known None

Vegetation formations, classes and types

In this region the White-crowned Snake - NSW North Coast is known to be associated with the following vegetation formations and classes. Click on a name to get background information about it.

  • Dry sclerophyll forests (shrub/grass sub-formation)
    • Clarence Dry Sclerophyll Forests
      • Eucalyptus ophitica - White Mahogany open forest on serpentinite near Baryulgil of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Grey Box - Grey Ironbark grassy open forest of the Clarence Valley lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Grey Box - Small-fruited Grey Gum shrubby forest of the far north of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Grey Gum - Grey Ironbark open forest of the Clarence lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Grey Gum - Spotted Gum open forest of the southern Clarence lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Orange Gum (Eucalyptus bancroftii) open forest of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Red Ironbark open forest of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Spotted Gum - Blackbutt open forest of the lower Clarence Valley of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Spotted Gum - Grey Box - Grey Ironbark dry open forest of the Clarence Valley lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Spotted Gum - Grey Box grassy open forest of the Richmond Range of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Spotted Gum - Grey Ironbark - Pink Bloodwood open forest of the Clarence Valley lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Spotted Gum dry grassy open forest of the foothills of the northern NSW North Coast
      • Yellow Box - Grey Box grassy open forest in the Glenugie area of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
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    • Northern Gorge Dry Sclerophyll Forests
      • Broad-leaved Apple - Scribbly Gum woodland in the Guy Fawkes River area of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Broad-leaved Stringybark - Blakely's Red Gum grassy woodlands of the northern gorges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Forest Red Gum grassy open forest of the coastal ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Forest Redgum - Broad-leaved Apple dry open forest of the gorges of NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Forest Redgum - Pink Bloodwood open forest of the foothills and ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Grey Box - Pink Bloodwood open forest of the gorges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Grey Gum - Broad-leaved Apple dry open forest of the gorges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Grey gum - stringybark open forest of the gorges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and New England Tableland Bioregion
      • Grey Ironbark - Grey Gum open forest of the northern escarpment ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • New England Blackbutt - stringybark grassy forest the eastern New England Tableland Bioregion and NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Silvertop Stringybark - Broad-leaved Apple dry open forest of the gorges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Spotted Gum - Tallowwood dry open forest of the escarpment and foothills of the New England Tableland Bioregion and NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Thin-leaved Stringybark - Broad-leaved Apple open forest of the gorges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
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    • North-west Slopes Dry Sclerophyll Woodlands
      • Narrow-leaved Ironbark - White Cypress pine woodland on slopes and flats in the Coonabarabran - Pilliga Scrub regions
  • Dry sclerophyll forests (shrubby sub-formation)
    • Coastal Dune Dry Sclerophyll Forests
      • Blackbutt - Needlebark Stringybark shrubby open forest on coastal sands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Coast Cypress Pine shrubby open forest of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Pink Bloodwood open forest of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Scribbly Gum - Needlebark Stringybark heathy open forest of coastal lowlands of the northern NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Smooth-barked Apple heathy open forest on sands of the NSW North Coast
    • North Coast Dry Sclerophyll Forests
      • Angophora paludosa shrubby forest and woodland on sandstone or sands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Angophora robur shrubby forest and woodland on sandstones of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Bailey's Stringybark - Needlebark Stringybark heathy woodland on sandstones of the lower Clarence Valley of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Blackbutt - bloodwood dry heathy open forest on Quaternary sands of the northern NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Blackbutt - bloodwood dry heathy open forest on sandstones of the northern NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Blackbutt - Spotted Gum shrubby open forest on sandstones of the lower Clarence Valley of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Blackbutt - Turpentine dry heathy open forest on sandstones of the lower Clarence of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Needlebark Stringybark - Large-fruited Blackbutt heathy open forest on sandstones of the northern NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Needlebark Stringybark - Red Bloodwood heathy woodland on sandstones of the lower Clarence of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Needlebark Stringybark - Turpentine heathy open forest of the Clarence lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Pink Bloodwood - Red Mahogany - Smudgy Apple shrubby open forest on sandstone of northern NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Scribbly Gum - Red Bloodwood heathy open forest of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
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    • Northern Escarpment Dry Sclerophyll Forests
      • Bell-fruited Mallee heathy woodland in the Gibraltar Range area of the eastern New England Tableland Bioregion
      • Bell-fruited Mallee tall shrubland on granite outcrops of the New England Tableland Bioregion
      • Blue Mountain Ash - New England Blackbutt tall open forest of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Diehard Stringybark - Privet-leaved Mallee heathy woodland in the Gibraltar Range area of the New England Tableland Bioregion
      • Eurabbie tall open forest of the escarpment ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Needlebark Stringybark heathy woodland on granitic substrates of the eastern New England Tableland Bioregion
      • New England Blackbutt dry heathy open forest on granites of the eastern New England Tableland Bioregion
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  • Forested wetlands
    • Coastal Floodplain Wetlands
      • Coastal floodplain sedgelands, rushlands, and forblands of the North Coast
      • Swamp Oak swamp forest of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
    • Coastal Swamp Forests
      • Paperbark swamp forest of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and Sydney Basin Bioregion
      • Swamp Box swamp forest of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Swamp Mahogany swamp forest on coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and northern Sydney Basin Bioregion
    • Eastern Riverine Forests
      • River Oak riparian woodland of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and northern Sydney Basin Bioregion
  • Grassy woodlands
    • Coastal Valley Grassy Woodlands
      • Cabbage Gum - Broad-leaved Apple open forest of the eastern escarpment, NSW North Coast Bioregion and South Eastern Queensland Bioregion
      • Cabbage Gum open forest or woodland on flats of the North Coast
      • Forest Red Gum - Swamp Box of the Clarence Valley lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Grey Box - Forest Red Gum - Grey Ironbark open forest of the hinterland ranges of the North Coast
      • Narrow-leaved Red Gum woodlands of the lowlands of the North Coast
  • Heathlands
    • Coastal Headland Heaths
      • Coastal headland heaths of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Coastal mallee of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
    • Northern Montane Heaths
      • Coastal heath on sands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
    • Wallum Sand Heaths
      • Banksia dry shrubland on coastal sands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Graminoid clay heaths of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
  • Wet sclerophyll forests (grassy sub-formation)
    • Northern Hinterland Wet Sclerophyll Forests
      • Blackbutt - Tallowwood dry grassy open forest of the central parts NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Blackbutt - Turpentine open forest of the foothills of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Blackbutt grassy open forest of the lower Clarence Valley of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Brush Box tall moist forest of the northern ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Red Mahogany open forest of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and northern Sydney Basin Bioregion
      • Tallowwood - Small-fruited Grey Gum dry grassy open forest of the foothills of the NSW North Coast
      • Tallowwood dry grassy forest of the far northern ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Tallowwood open forest of the coastal ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
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  • Wet sclerophyll forests (shrubby sub-formation)
    • North Coast Wet Sclerophyll Forests
      • Blackbutt - Pink Bloodwood shrubby open forest of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Blackbutt - Tallowwood moist ferny open forest of the coastal ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Blackbutt - Tallowwood tall moist forest of the far north east of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Blackbutt - Turpentine - Tallowwood shrubby open forest of the coastal foothills of the central NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Blackbutt tall moist forest of the coastal ranges of the central and southern NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Brush Box - Tallowwood - Sydney Blue Gum tall moist forest of the ranges of the central NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Brush Box - Tallowwood shrubby moist forest of the escarpment ranges of central NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Brush Box - Turpentine shrubby open forest of the coastal ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Dunn's White Gum tall open forest of the ranges of the northern NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Flooded Gum - Brush Box moist forest of the coastal ranges of the North Coast
      • Flooded Gum - Tallowwood - Brush Box moist open forest of the coastal ranges of the North Coast
      • Pink Bloodwood - Tallowwood moist open forest of the far northern ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Spotted Gum - Brush Box moist forest of ranges of the southern Clarence Valley of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Spotted Gum - Grey Ironbark shrubby open forest of the Richmond Range of the NSW North Coast
      • Steel Box shrubby open forest of the ranges of the northern NSW North Coast
      • Sydney Blue Gum open forest on coastal foothills and escarpment of the North Coast
      • Tallowwood - Brush Box moist open forest of the coastal ranges of the central NSW North Coast
      • Tallowwood - Narrow-leaved White Mahogany - Spotted Gum moist open forest in the Washpool area of the NSW North Coast
      • Tallowwood - Narrow-leaved White Mahogany open forest of the hinterland ranges of the North Coast
      • Tallowwood - Sydney Blue Gum moist open forest of the northern ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Tallowwood - Turpentine moist open forest of the ranges of the Nymboida area of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Turpentine moist open forest of the coastal hills and ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
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