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Species Profile and Threats Database


For information to assist proponents in referral, environmental assessments and compliance issues, refer to the Policy Statements and Guidelines (where available), the Conservation Advice (where available) or the Listing Advice (where available).
 
In addition, proponents and land managers should refer to the Recovery Plan (where available) or the Conservation Advice (where available) for recovery, mitigation and conservation information.

EPBC Act Listing Status Listed as Endangered
Recovery Plan Decision Recovery Plan required, included on the Commenced List (1/11/2009).
 
Adopted/Made Recovery Plans National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
 
Federal Register of
    Legislative Instruments
Declaration under s178, s181, and s183 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 - List of threatened species, List of threatened ecological communities and List of threatening processes (Commonwealth of Australia, 2000) [Legislative Instrument].
 
State Government
    Documents and Websites
NSW:Review of the Threatened Species Conservation Act Flora Schedules: Recommendations to the Scientific Committee: Final Summary Report December 2002 (Hogbin, P., 2002) [Report].
NSW:Mongarlowe Mallee - profile (NSW Department of Environment, Climate Change and Water (NSW DECCW), 2005ec) [Internet].
NSW:Threatened Species Information: Eucalyptus recurva (NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service, 1999ac) [Internet].
NSW:Review of the Threatened Species Conservation Act Schedules 2007-2009 (NSW Scientific Committee (NSW SC), 2009b) [State Species Management Plan].
State Listing Status
NSW: Listed as Critically Endangered (Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 (New South Wales): December 2013 list)
Non-statutory Listing Status
IUCN: Listed as Critically Endangered (Global Status: IUCN Red List of Threatened Species: 2013.1 list)
Scientific name Eucalyptus recurva [11004]
Family Myrtaceae:Myrtales:Magnoliopsida:Magnoliophyta:Plantae
Species author Crisp
Infraspecies author  
Reference Crisp, M.D., (1988) Eucalyptus recurva (Myrtaceae), a new species from the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales. Telopea 3(2): 223, figs 1-2 [tax. nov.]
Distribution map Species Distribution Map

This is an indicative distribution map of the present distribution of the species based on best available knowledge. See map caveat for more information.

Illustrations Google Images
http://www2.tpg.com.au/users/palessi/recurva.htm
http://www.npws.nsw.gov.au/wildlife/thr_profiles/erecva.pdf

The following table lists known and perceived threats to this species. Threats are based on the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) threat classification version 1.1.

Threat Class Threatening Species References
Biological Resource Use:Gathering Terrestrial Plants:Illegal collection Eucalyptus recurva in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006kl) [Internet].
Biological Resource Use:Gathering Terrestrial Plants:Recreational harvest National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Climate Change and Severe Weather:Habitat Shifting and Alteration:Habitat loss, modification and/or degradation National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Climate Change and Severe Weather:Habitat Shifting and Alteration:Habitat modification, destruction and alteration due to changes in land use patterns National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Energy Production and Mining:Mining and Quarrying:Habitat destruction, disturbance and/or modification due to mining activities National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Human disturbance as the result of ecotourism National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Mechanical disturbance during construction, maintanance or recreational activities National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Recreational Activities:Habitat disturbance from recreational vehicle use National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Eucalyptus recurva in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006kl) [Internet].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Recreational Activities:Soil disturbance and/or trampling due to bushwalking Eucalyptus recurva in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006kl) [Internet].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Vegetation and habitat loss caused by dieback Phytophthora cinnamomi National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Pollution:Garbage and Solid Waste:Dumping of household and industrial waste Eucalyptus recurva in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006kl) [Internet].
Pollution:Pollution:Changes to water and sediment flows leading to erosion, siltation and pollution Eucalyptus recurva in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006kl) [Internet].
Pollution:Pollution:Pollution due to oil spills and other chemical pollutants Eucalyptus recurva in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006kl) [Internet].
Residential and Commercial Development:Commercial and Industrial Areas:Recreational, commercial and industrial development National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Residential and Commercial Development:Housing and Urban Areas:Habitat loss, modification and fragmentation due to urban development National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Species Stresses:Indirect Species Effects:Low genetic diversity and genetic inbreeding National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Eucalyptus recurva in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006kl) [Internet].
Species Stresses:Indirect Species Effects:Low numbers of individuals National Recovery Plan for Eucalyptus recurva (Department of Environment and Climate Change, 2010) [Recovery Plan].
Transportation and Service Corridors:Roads and Railroads:Development and/or maintenance of roads Eucalyptus recurva in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006kl) [Internet].

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Citation: Department of the Environment (2014). Eucalyptus recurva in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: http://www.environment.gov.au/sprat. Accessed Thu, 31 Jul 2014 07:30:09 +1000.