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Threatened species

Mount Kaputar high elevation and dry rainforest land snail and slug community in the Nandewar and Brigalow Belt South Bioregions - Nandewar: Distribution and vegetation associations

Conservation status in NSW: Endangered Ecological Community
Commonwealth status: Not listed
Last updated: 01 Jul 2021

Distribution of the species within this region

The Mount Kaputar high elevation and dry rainforest land snail and slug community in the Nandewar and Brigalow Belt South Bioregions is known or predicted to occur in the following sub-regions of the Nandewar Interim Biogeographic Regionalisation of Australia Region.

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IBRA sub-region  Known or predictedGeographic restrictions within region
Kaputar Known None
Peel Known None

Vegetation formations, classes and types

In this region the Mount Kaputar high elevation and dry rainforest land snail and slug community in the Nandewar and Brigalow Belt South Bioregions - Nandewar is known to be associated with the following vegetation formations and classes. Click on a name to get background information about it.

  • Grassy woodlands
    • New England Grassy Woodlands
      • Black Sallee plateau low woodland in the southern Brigalow Belt South Bioregion
      • Forest Ribbon Gum - Silvertop Stringybark - Mountain Gum tall open forest on basalt on the Liverpool Range, mainly Brigalow Belt South Bioregion
      • Silvertop Stringybark - Forest Ribbon Gum very tall moist open forest on basalt plateau on the Liverpool Range, Brigalow Belt South Bioregion
      • Snow Gum - Mountain Gum - Silver Wattle tall open forest of the Liverpool Range, Brigalow Belt South Bioregion
    • Tableland Clay Grassy Woodlands
      • Mountain Gum - Snow Gum grassy open forest at high altitudes in the Kaputar area of the Nandewar Bioregion
  • Heathlands
    • Northern Montane Heaths
      • Riparian tea tree - bottlebush - pennywort forbland / shrubland / wetland of montane creeks in the Brigalow Belt South Bioregion
  • Rainforests
    • Dry Rainforests
      • Northwest Ranges Alectryon Dry Rainforest
      • Northwest Ranges Fig Dry Rainforest
      • Rusty Fig - Wild Quince - Native Olive dry rainforest of rocky areas of the Nandewar Bioregion
      • Wild Quince - Mock Olive - Rusty Fig - Iamboto - Sweet Pittosporum dry rainforest of rocky and scree areas of the Nandewar Bioregion and New England Tableland Bioregion