Endangered Insects of Australia
Show insects in Australia with profiles available.
Show all insects of concern in Australia.
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Common Name Range ***
Queen Alexandra's Birdwing Butterfly Papua New Guinea

**What insects are listed here?:

The Australia section of this site lists the folllowing insects appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Insects that dwell in or migrate to any region found on the Australian continent and any nearby islands.
  • Insects that dwell in or travel to New Zealand and any nearby islands.
  • Insects 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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