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Threatened species

Illawarra Subtropical Rainforest in the Sydney Basin Bioregion - Sydney Basin: Distribution and vegetation associations

Conservation status in NSW: Endangered Ecological Community
Commonwealth status: Critically Endangered
Last updated: 22 Oct 2020

Distribution of the species within this region

The Illawarra Subtropical Rainforest in the Sydney Basin Bioregion is known or predicted to occur in the following sub-regions of the Sydney Basin Interim Biogeographic Regionalisation of Australia Region.

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IBRA sub-region  Known or predictedGeographic restrictions within region
Illawarra Known None
Jervis Known None
Sydney Cataract Known None

Vegetation formations, classes and types

In this region the Illawarra Subtropical Rainforest in the Sydney Basin Bioregion - Sydney Basin is known to be associated with the following vegetation formations and classes. Click on a name to get background information about it.

  • Rainforests
    • Dry Rainforests
      • Illawarra Complex Dry Rainforest
      • Whalebone Tree - Native Quince dry subtropical rainforest on dry fertile slopes, southern Sydney Basin Bioregion
    • Subtropical Rainforests
      • Illawarra Escarpment subtropical rainforest
      • Illawarra Lowland Subtropical Rainforest
      • South Coast Warm Temperate-Subtropical Rainforest