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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 as Daviesia cunderdin
Recovery Plan Decision Recovery Plan required, this species had a recovery plan in force at the time the legislation provided for the Minister to decide whether or not to have a recovery plan (19/2/2007).
 
Adopted/Made Recovery Plans National recovery plan for the Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009k) [Recovery Plan] as Daviesia cunderdin.
 
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] as Daviesia cunderdin.
 
Amendment to the list of threatened species under section 178 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (11/04/2007) (Commonwealth of Australia, 2007f) [Legislative Instrument] as Daviesia cunderdin.
 
State Government
    Documents and Websites
WA:Threatened flora of the Western Central Wheatbelt (Collins, J., 2009) [State Species Management Plan].
State Listing Status
WA: Listed as Critically Endangered (Wildlife Conservation Act 1950 (Western Australia): September 2013 list) as Daviesia cunderdin
Scientific name Daviesia cunderdin [64882]
Family Fabaceae:Fabales:Magnoliopsida:Magnoliophyta:Plantae
Species author Crisp & G. Chandler
Infraspecies author  
Reference Aust. Syst. Bot. 10(3): 322, figs 1, 2 (map) (1997).
Other names Daviesia cunderdin Crisp & G.Chandler ms. [67438]
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://www.calm.wa.gov.au/plants_animals/pdf_files/29cunddav.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
Agriculture and Aquaculture:Agriculture and Aquaculture:Habitat modification and disturbance due to fencing National recovery plan for the Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009k) [Recovery Plan].
Agriculture and Aquaculture:Agriculture and Aquaculture:Land clearing, habitat fragmentation and/or habitat degradation Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].
Agriculture and Aquaculture:Livestock Farming and Grazing:Grazing pressures and associated habitat changes National recovery plan for the Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009k) [Recovery Plan].
Ecosystem/Community Stresses:Ecosystem Degradation:Decline in habitat quality Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].
Ecosystem/Community Stresses:Indirect Ecosystem Effects:Restricted geographical distribution (area of occupancy and extent of occurrence) Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Inappropriate disturbance regimes National recovery plan for the Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009k) [Recovery Plan].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Recreational Activities:Disturbance, especially from human recreational activities and development Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation Oryctolagus cuniculus (Rabbit, European Rabbit) National recovery plan for the Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009k) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation by weeds National recovery plan for the Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009k) [Recovery Plan].
Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Fire and Fire Suppression:Habitat degradation caused by firebreak construction and/or maintenance National recovery plan for the Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009k) [Recovery Plan].
Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Fire and Fire Suppression:Inappropriate and/or changed fire regimes (frequency, timing, intensity) National recovery plan for the Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009k) [Recovery Plan].
Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Fire and Fire Suppression:Inappropriate prescribed regimes and/or vegetation management to control fire regimes Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].
Pollution:Airborne Agricultural pollutants:Herbicide drift National recovery plan for the Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009k) [Recovery Plan].
Species Stresses:Indirect Species Effects:Low genetic diversity and genetic inbreeding Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].
Species Stresses:Indirect Species Effects:Low numbers of individuals Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].
Transportation and Service Corridors:Roads and Railroads:Development and/or maintenance of roads National recovery plan for the Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009k) [Recovery Plan].
Transportation and Service Corridors:Transportation and Service Corridors:Road and rail maintenance works Cunderdin Daviesia (Daviesia cunderdin) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Evans, R. & A. Brown, 1999c) [State Recovery Plan].

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Citation: Department of the Environment (2014). Daviesia cunderdin in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: http://www.environment.gov.au/sprat. Accessed Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:33:32 +1000.