Nature conservation

Threatened species

Mountain Trachymene - South Eastern Highlands: Distribution and vegetation associations

Scientific name: Trachymene scapigera
Conservation status in NSW: Endangered
Commonwealth status: Endangered
Last updated: 20 Oct 2020

Distribution of the species within this region

The Mountain Trachymene is known or predicted to occur in the following sub-regions of the South Eastern Highlands Interim Biogeographic Regionalisation of Australia.

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IBRA sub-region  Known or predictedGeographic restrictions within region
Kanangra Known None
Oberon Known None

Vegetation formations, classes and types

In this region the Mountain Trachymene - South Eastern Highlands is known to be associated with the following vegetation formations and classes. Click on a name to get background information about it.

  • Grasslands
    • Temperate Montane Grasslands
      • Derived grasslands of the South Eastern Highlands Bioregion and South East Corner Bioregion - lower slopes and flats of upper Cox's and Tuglow River catchments
  • Grassy woodlands
    • Subalpine Woodlands
      • Black Gum grassy woodland of damp flats and drainage lines of the eastern Southern Tablelands, South Eastern Highlands Bioregion
      • Snow Gum - Candle Bark woodland on broad valley flats of the tablelands and slopes, South Eastern Highlands Bioregion
    • Tableland Clay Grassy Woodlands
      • Ribbon Gum - Snow Gum grassy forest on damp flats, eastern South Eastern Highlands Bioregion
    • Western Slopes Grassy Woodlands
      • Narrow-leaved Ironbark - Forest Red Gum woodland on rocky slopes of the lower Burragorang Gorge, Sydney Basin Bioregion