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Threatened species

Common Blossom-bat - Other State: Distribution and vegetation associations

Scientific name: Syconycteris australis
Conservation status in NSW: Vulnerable
Commonwealth status: Not listed
Last updated: 24 Mar 2020

Distribution of the species within this region

The Common Blossom-bat is known or predicted to occur in the following sub-regions of the Other State Interim Biogeographic Regionalisation of Australia Region.

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IBRA sub-region  Known or predictedGeographic restrictions within region
QLD Known None

Vegetation formations, classes and types

In this region the Common Blossom-bat - Other State 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 (shrubby sub-formation)
    • Coastal Dune Dry Sclerophyll Forests
      • Coastal Sands Apple-Blackbutt Forest
      • Coastal Sands Bloodwood Low Forest
      • Coastal Sands Littoral Scrub-Forest
      • Far North Sands Scribbly Gum Heathy Forest
      • Lower North Sandplain Heathy Forest
      • Northern Sands Blackbutt-Red Mahogany Forest
      • Northern Sands Blackbutt-Stringybark Forest
      • Northern Sands Bloodwood-Swamp Turpentine Forest
      • Scribbly gum - Wallum Banksia - Prickly-leaved Paperbark heathy coastal woodland on coastal lowlands
      • Smooth-barked Apple - Blackbutt - Old Man Banksia woodland on coastal sands of the Central and Lower North Coast
      • Smooth-barked Apple - Blackbutt heathy open forest of the Tomaree Peninsula
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    • North Coast Dry Sclerophyll Forests
      • Clarence Sandstone Stringybark Heathy Woodland
      • Northern Lowland Sandstones Dry Open Forest
    • South Coast Sands Dry Sclerophyll Forests
      • Coast Tea Tree - Coast Banksia - Ficinia nodosa low open shrubland on coastal foredunes
      • Coast Tea Tree - Old Man Banksia coastal shrubland on foredunes of the Central and lower North Coast
    • Sydney Coastal Dry Sclerophyll Forests
      • Hunter Coast Foothills Apple Forest
      • Smooth-barked Apple - Sydney Peppermint - Turpentine heathy open forest on plateaux areas of the Sydney Basin Bioregion
  • Forested wetlands
    • Coastal Floodplain Wetlands
      • Coastal Creekflat Layered Grass-Sedge Swamp Forest
      • Coastal Creekline Dry Shrubby Swamp Forest
      • Estuarine Sea Rush Swamp Oak Forest
      • Estuarine Swamp Oak Twig-rush Forest
      • Far North Swamp Oak-Tuckeroo Swamp Fringe Forest
      • Melaleuca sieberi - Tall Saw-sedge closed shrubland in drainage lines on the Central Coast, Sydney Basin Bioregion
      • Northern Creekflat Eucalypt-Paperbark Mesic Swamp Forest
      • Northern Lowland Swamp Turpentine-Paperbark Forest
      • Northern Swamp Mahogany-Bottlebrush Swamp Forest
      • Northern Swamp Oak-Paperbark Forest
      • Parramatta red gum - Fern-leaved banksia - Melaleuca sieberi swamp woodland of the Tomaree Peninsula
      • Swamp Oak - Prickly Paperbark - Tall Sedge swamp forest on coastal lowlands of the Central Coast and Lower North Coast
      • Swamp Oak swamp forest of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
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    • Coastal Swamp Forests
      • Broad-leaved Paperbark - Swamp Mahogany - Swamp Oak - Saw Sedge swamp forest of the Central Coast and Lower North Coast
      • Broad-leaved Paperbark - Swamp Oak - Saw Sedge swamp forest on coastal lowlands of the Central Coast and Lower North Coast
      • Coastal Floodplain Swamp Paperbark Scrub
      • Coastal Sands Swamp Mahogany Rush Forest
      • Far North Floodplain Paperbark-Swamp Oak Forest
      • Far North Mesophyll Paperbark Swamp Forest
      • Far North Paperbark Fern Swamp Forest
      • Far North Paperbark Gahnia Swamp Forest
      • Far North Sands Swamp Turpentine-Paperbark Forest
      • Far North Swamp Oak-Paperbark Tidal Forest
      • Hunter Coast Paperbark-Swamp Mahogany Forest
      • Lower North Creekflat Mahogany Swamp Forest
      • Northern Estuarine Paperbark Sedge Forest
      • Northern Floodplain Paperbark Fern Swamp Forest
      • Northern Melaleuca quinquenervia Swamp Forest
      • Northern Paperbark Banksia Littoral Forest
      • Northern Paperbark-Swamp Mahogany Saw-sedge Forest
      • Northern Sands Swamp Mahogany Shrubby Rush Forest
      • Northern Sandy Alluvium Heathy Swamp Forest
      • Paperbark swamp forest of the coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and Sydney Basin Bioregion
      • Prickly-leaved Paperbark forest on coastal lowlands of the Central Coast and Lower North Coast
      • Smooth-barked Apple - Red Mahogany - Swamp Mahogany - Melaleuca sieberi heathy swamp woodland of coastal lowlands
      • Swamp Mahogany - Broad-leaved Paperbark - Saw Sedge - Yellow Marsh Flower swamp forest of coastal lowlands
      • Swamp Mahogany - Broad-leaved Paperbark - Swamp Water Fern - Plume Rush swamp forest on coastal lowlands of the Central Coast and Lower North Coast
      • Swamp Mahogany swamp forest on coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and northern Sydney Basin Bioregion
      • Swamp paperbark - Baumea juncea swamp shrubland on coastal lowlands of the Central Coast and Lower North Coast
      • Tomago Drooping Red Gum Swamp Woodland
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  • Freshwater wetlands
    • Coastal Freshwater Lagoons
      • Northern Sands Baloskion-Baumea Wetland
    • Coastal Heath Swamps
      • Clarence Lowland Smudgy Apple Banksia Forest
      • Fern-leaf Banksia - Prickly-leaved Paperbark-Tantoon - Leptocarpus tenax wet heath on coastal sands of the Central Coast and lower North Coast
      • Lower North Sands Swamp Scrub
      • Lower North Sands Wallum Bottlebrush Swamp Heath
      • Northern Lowland Clay Wet Heath
      • Northern Sand Swale Paperbark Sedge Shrubland
      • Northern Sandplain Wet Heath
      • Northern Sands Prickly Tea-tree Wet Shrubland
      • Wallum Bottlebrush - Leptocarpus tenax - Baloskion pallens Wallum sedge heath of the lower North Coast
      • Wet heathland and shrubland of coastal lowlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
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  • Heathlands
    • Coastal Headland Heaths
      • Byron Graminoid Clay Heath
      • Coastal Foredune Wattle Scrub
      • Coastal Headland Clay Heath
      • Coastal headland heaths of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Coastal mallee of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Dwarf Casuarina - Prickly-leaved Paperbark - Hairpin Banksia Coastal Heath of the Central Coast and lower North Coast
      • Far North Headland-Dune Scrub
      • Hunter Coast Headland Clay Heath
      • Lower North Coast Headland Clay Heath
      • Mid North Swamp Oak Headland Scrub
      • Northern Lowland Graminoid Clay Heath
      • Tomaree Headland Rocky Scrub
      • Wallum Banksia-Monotoca scoparia heath on coastal sands of the Central Coast and lower North Coast
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    • 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
      • Far North Sandplain Wallum Heath
      • Heath-leaved Banksia-Olive Tea-tree-Wallum Boronia wet heath on coastal sands of lower North Coast
      • Leptospermum liversidgei-Callistemon citrinus-Xanthorrhoea fulva wet heath on coastal sands of lower North Coast
      • Lower North Sandplain Wallum Heath
      • Northern Sandplain Damp Wallum Heath
      • Northern Sands Wallum Banksia-Allocasuarina Scrub
      • Southern Sandplain Heath
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  • Rainforests
    • Cool Temperate Rainforests
      • Border Ranges Antarctic Beech Rainforest
    • Dry Rainforests
      • Far North Basalt Gully Dry Rainforest
      • Glenugie Peak Dry Rainforest
      • Northwest Sydney Sandstone Grey Myrtle Dry Rainforest
    • Littoral Rainforests
      • Brush Box - Tuckeroo littoral rainforest on coastal headlands of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Far North Littoral Rainforest
      • Far North Sands Tuckeroo-Banksia Littoral Rainforest
      • Lower North Sands Littoral Rainforest
      • Mid North Headland Brush Box Littoral Rainforest
      • Mid North Sands Littoral Rainforest
      • Myall-Wallis Lakes Littoral Rainforest
      • Northern Sands Tuckeroo-Banksia Forest
      • Sydney Coast Tuckeroo Littoral Rainforest
      • Tuckeroo - Lilly Pilly - Coast Banksia littoral rainforest
      • Tuckeroo - Yellow Tulipwood - Red fruited Olive Plum Littoral Rainforest of the lower North Coast
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    • Northern Warm Temperate Rainforests
      • Lower North Wet Gully Palm Rainforest
      • Northern Escarpment Sassafras-Booyong-Corkwood Rainforest
      • Northern Escarpment Sassafras-Prickly Ash Rainforest
    • Subtropical Rainforests
      • Black Booyong - Rosewood - Yellow Carabeen subtropical rainforest of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Border Ranges Black Booyong Subtropical Rainforest
      • Broken Head Lowland Rainforest
      • Far North Lowland Subtropical Rainforest
      • Giant Stinging Tree - Fig dry subtropical rainforest of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and Brigalow Belt South Bioregion
      • Northern Hinterland Baloghia-Dendrocnide Subtropical Rainforest
      • Northern Lowland Subtropical Rainforest
      • Pepperberry - Giant Stinging Tree - Fig lowland rainforest in the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Soft Corkwood - Yellow Carabeen - Cryptocarya spp. subtropical rainforest of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • White Booyong - Fig subtropical rainforest of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
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  • Wet sclerophyll forests (grassy sub-formation)
    • Northern Hinterland Wet Sclerophyll Forests
      • Blackbutt - Turpentine open forest of the foothills of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Central Coast Escarpment Moist Forest
      • Far North Coastal Hills Blackbutt-Ironbark Forest
      • Hunter Coast Lowland Spotted Gum Moist Forest
      • Hunter Range Blue Gum Gully Forest
      • Hunter Range Colluvial Apple-Gum Forest
      • Hunter Range Turpentine-Grey Myrtle Gully Forest
      • Lower North Ranges Turpentine Moist Forest
      • Northern Blackbutt-Turpentine Shrub Forest
      • Northern Bloodwood-Ironbark Moist Grassy Forest
      • Northern Foothills Blackbutt Grassy Forest
      • Northern Gorges Diverse Grassy Forest
      • Northern Hinterland Blackbutt-Forest Oak Wet Forest
      • Northern Hinterland Grey Gum-Mahogany Grassy Forest
      • Northern Hinterland Grey Gum-Turpentine Mesic Forest
      • Northern Hinterland Tallowwood-Forest Oak Grassy Forest
      • Rough-barked Apple - Grey Gum grassy open forest of the hinterland hills of the Central Coast, Sydney Basin Bioregion
      • Tallowwood - Small-fruited Grey Gum dry grassy open forest of the foothills of the NSW North Coast
      • Tallowwood open forest of the coastal ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
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    • Northern Tableland Wet Sclerophyll Forests
      • Guyra Granitoids Gum-Messmate Forest
      • Northern Escarpment Blackbutt Cool Moist Forest
      • Northern Escarpment Messmate Cool Wet Forest
      • Northern Escarpment Messmate Moist Grassy Forest
  • Wet sclerophyll forests (shrubby sub-formation)
    • North Coast Wet Sclerophyll Forests
      • Blackbutt - Narrow-leaved White Mahogany shrubby tall open forest of coastal ranges, northern Sydney Basin Bioregion
      • 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 - Turpentine - Tallowwood shrubby open forest of the coastal foothills of the central 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 - Turpentine shrubby open forest of the coastal ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Far North Brush Box-Bloodwood Wet Forest
      • Far North Brush Box-Walnut Wet Forest
      • 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
      • Hunter Coast Ranges Turpentine Wet Forest
      • Lower North Turpentine-Tallowwood-Grey Gum Forest
      • Mid North Hinterland Wet Forest
      • Northern Brush Box Subtropical Wet Forest
      • Northern Escarpment Brush Box-Tallowwood-Maple Wet Forest
      • Northern Hinterland Brush Box-Quince Wet Forest
      • Northern Hinterland Tallowwood-Brush Box Wet Forest
      • Northern Ranges Brush Box-Flooded Gum Wet Forest
      • Northern Ranges Dunns Gum-Brush Box Wet Forest
      • Northern Turpentine-Brush Box Wet Forest
      • Sydney Blue Gum open forest on coastal foothills and escarpment of the North Coast
      • Tallowwood - Narrow-leaved White Mahogany open forest of the hinterland ranges of the North Coast
      • Turpentine - Grey Myrtle forest of sheltered sandstone gullies of the Central Coast hinterland, Sydney Basin Bioregion
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    • Northern Escarpment Wet Sclerophyll Forests
      • Brown Barrel - gum moist open forest of the escarpment ranges of NSW North Coast Bioregion and New England Tableland Bioregion
      • Brown Barrel moist open forest of the escarpment ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and New England Tableland Bioregion
      • Far North New England Blackbutt Wet Forest
      • Messmate - Brown Barrel grassy open forest of escarpment ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and New England Tableland Bioregion
      • Messmate - Mountain Gum tall moist forest of the far southern New England Tableland Bioregion
      • Messmate open forest of the tableland edge of the NSW North Coast Bioregionand New England Tableland Bioregion
      • Messmate tall moist open forest of the escarpment ranges, southern New England Tableland Bioregion and NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Mid North Escarpment Ranges Blackbutt Forest
      • New England Blackbutt - Tallowwood moist shrubby forest of the escarpment ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion and New England Tableland Bioregion
      • New England Blackbutt - Tallowwood tall moist forest on escarpment ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Northern Escarpment Layered Blackbutt Fern Forest
      • Northern Escarpment New England Blackbutt-Maple Wet Forest
      • Northern Escarpment New England Blackbutt-Tallowwood Wet Forest
      • Sydney Blue Gum - Tallowwood - Soft Corkwood moist forest of the escarpment ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • Tallowwood - Sydney Blue Gum moist open forest of the coastal ranges of the NSW North Coast Bioregion
      • White-topped Box open forest of the escarpment ranges of the North Coast
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