List of extinct animals of Australia
Following is a complete list of Australian animal extinctions from 1788 to the present. There are 23 birds, 78 frogs, and 27 mammal species or subspecies strongly believed to have become extinct since...
List of extinct animals of Australia - Wikipedia
Cristilabrum monodon
Cristilabrum monodon is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Camaenidae. This species is endemic to Australia.
Cherax tenuimanus
Cherax tenuimanus, known as the hairy marron or Margaret River marron, is one of two species of crayfish in Southwestern Australia known as marron. It occupies a narrow range within the southwestern b...
Fibulacamptus bisetosus
Fibulacamptus is an Australian endemic genus of crustacean in the family Canthocamptidae. Two of the four species are listed as vulnerable species on the IUCN Red List (marked "VU"):
Engaeus urostrictus
Engaeus is a genus of freshwater crayfish found in Australia. Fifteen of the 35 species in the genus occur in Tasmania, where they are known as the Tasmanian land crayfish. The behaviour of these cray...
Dupucharopa millestriata
Dupucharopa millestriata is a species of small, air-breathing land snails, terrestrial gastropod mollusks in the family Charopidae. This species is endemic to Australia.
Engaeus granulatus
Engaeus is a genus of freshwater crayfish found in Australia. Fifteen of the 35 species in the genus occur in Tasmania, where they are known as the Tasmanian land crayfish. The behaviour of these cray...
Glyptorhagada silveri
Glyptorhagada silveriis a species of air-breathing land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusks in the family Camaenidae. This species is endemic to Australia.
Eastern Bristlebird
The eastern bristlebird (Dasyornis brachypterus) is a species of bird in the bristlebird family Dasyornithidae. It is endemic to Australia. Its natural habitats are temperate forests, temperate shrub...
Eastern Bristlebird - Wikipedia
Greater stick-nest rat
The greater stick-nest rat, house-building rat (Leporillus conditor) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.It is found only in Australia on the Franklin Islands and St Peter Island in the Nuyts...
Greater stick-nest rat - Wikipedia
Kawanphila pachomai
Kawanphila pachomai is a species of insect in family Tettigoniidae. It is endemic to Australia.
Northern river shark
The northern river shark or New Guinea river shark (Glyphis garricki) is a species of requiem shark, in the family Carcharhinidae. It is found in scattered tidal rivers and associated coastal waters i...
Northern river shark - Wikipedia
Abbott's Booby
Abbott's booby (Papasula abbotti) is an endangered seabird of the sulid family, which includes gannets and boobies. It is a large booby, smaller than gannets, and is placed within its own monotypic ge...
Abbott's Booby - Wikipedia
Grey-headed Albatross
The grey-headed albatross (Thalassarche chrysostoma) also known as the grey-headed mollymawk, is a large seabird from the albatross family. It has a circumpolar distribution, nesting on isolated islan...
Grey-headed Albatross - Wikipedia
Elizabeth Springs goby
Chlamydogobius micropterus, the Elizabeth Springs goby, is a species of goby endemic to Queensland, Australia where it occurs in shallow, marshy pools. This species can reach a length of 3 centimetre...
Galaxias fontanus
Galaxias fontanus is a species of fish in the Galaxiidae family, informally known as the Swan galaxias. It is endemic to eastern Tasmania, Australia.The brownish-olive fish is only found in the Trout-...
Notopala sublineata
Notopala sublineata is a species of large, freshwater snail with an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Viviparidae, the river snails or mystery snails. This species is endemic to Au...
Red-finned blue-eye
The Red-finned Blue-eye (Scaturiginichthys vermeilipinnis) is a species of fish in the Pseudomugilidae family. The species was discovered accidentally in 1990. It is endemic to Central Queensland in A...
Cristilabrum bubulum
Cristilabrum bubulum is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Camaenidae. This species is endemic to Australia.
Jardinella edgbastonensis
Jardinella edgbastonensis is a species of small freshwater snails which have an operculum, aquatic gastropod mollusks in the family Hydrobiidae. This species is endemic to Australia.
Fonscochlea accepta
Fonscochlea accepta is a species of minute freshwater snails with an operculum, aquatic gastropod molluscs or micromolluscs in the family Hydrobiidae. This species is endemic to Australia.
Smoky mouse
The smoky mouse, fausse souris fuligineuse, or raton bastardo fumoso (Pseudomys fumeus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae native to southeastern Australia. It was first described in 1934 an...
Mouldingia orientalis
Mouldingia orientalis is a species of air-breathing land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusks in the family Camaenidae. This species is endemic to Australia.
Jardinella acuminata
Jardinella acuminata is a species of small freshwater snails, aquatic gastropod mollusks in the family Hydrobiidae. This species is endemic to Australia.
Dalhousie goby
Chlamydogobius gloveri, the Dalhousie goby, is a species of goby endemic to Australia where it lives in the Dalhousie Springs. It feeds on small mollusks, crustaceans and other odds and ends like mos...