Endangered Fishes of Australia
Show fishes in Australia with profiles available.
Show all fishes of concern in Australia.
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Common Name Range ***
Basking Shark Australia
Bigeye Tuna Australia
Cape Shark Australia
Devil Fish Australia
Great White Shark Australia
Hammerhead Shark Australia
Ornate Eagle Ray Australia (Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia)
Speartooth Shark Australia, Papua New Guinea
Spotted Eagle Ray Australia
Whale Shark Australia

**What fishes are listed here?:

The Australia section of this site lists the folllowing fishes appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Fishes that dwell in or migrate to any region found on the Australian continent and any nearby islands.
  • Fishes that dwell in or travel to New Zealand and any nearby islands.
  • Fishes that dwell in Papua New Guinea and nearby islands (east of Indonesia).

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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