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Threatened Tiwi Plants

The following abbreviations are used in the table below:

  • NT Status – Status of species listed under the Territory Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act
  • National Status – Status of species listed under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act (EPBC Act)
  • CR – Species is listed as Critically Endangered
  • EN – Species is listed as Endangered
  • VU – Species is listed as Vulnerable

Endemic refers to species that are only found on the Tiwi Islands.

 

Common Name 

 

Species

 

NT Status 

 

National Status

 

Endemic 

Elaeocarpus 

 

Elaeocarpus miegei

 

CR

 

 

 

 

Xylopia

 

Xylopia monosperma

 

EN

 

EN

 

Endemic

Garcinia

 

Garcinia warrenii

 

EN

 

 

 

 

Typhonium

 

Typhonium mirabile

 

EN

 

EN

 

Endemic

Typhonium 

 

Typhonium jonesii

 

EN

 

EN

 

Endemic

Burmannia

 

Burmannia sp. Bathurst Island

 

EN

 

EN

 

Endemic

Tarennoidea

 

Tarennoidea wallichii

 

EN

 

 

 

 

Cephalomanes

 

Cephalomanes obscurum

 

EN

 

 

 

 

Endiandra

 

Endiandra limnophila

 

VU

 

 

 

 

Calochilus

 

Calochilus caeruleus

 

VU

 

 

 

 

Freycinetia

 

Freycinetia excelsa

 

VU

 

 

 

 

Mitrella

 

Mitrella tiwiensis

 

VU

 

VU

 

Endemic

Hoya

 

Hoya australis subsp. oramicola

 

VU

 

VU

 

Endemic

Luisia

 

Luisia corrugata

 

VU

 

 

 

 

Cycad

 

Cycas armstrongii

 

VU

 

 

 

 

Mapania

 

Mapania macrocephala

 

VU

 

 

 

 

Thrixspermum

 

Thrixspermum congestum

 

VU

 

 

 

 

Freycinetia

 

Freycinetia percostata

 

VU

 

 

 

 

Dendromyza

 

Dendromyza reinwardtiana

 

VU