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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 the Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
 
Other EPBC Act Plans Threat Abatement Plan for Competition and Land Degradation by Feral Rabbits (Environment Australia (EA), 1999c) [Threat Abatement 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
WA:Threatened flora of the Western Central Wheatbelt (Collins, J., 2009) [State Species Management Plan].
WA:Declared Rare and Poorly Known Flora in the Narrogin District (Durell, G.S. & R.M. Buehrig, 2001) [State Species Management Plan].
WA:Mogumber Bell (Darwinia carnea) Interim Recovery Plan 1996-1999 (Holland, E., K. Kershaw & A. Brown, 1997a) [State Recovery Plan].
WA:Western Australian Wildlife Management Program No. 28. Declared Rare and Poorly Known Flora in the Moora District (Patrick, S.J. & A.P. Brown, 2001) [State Species Management Plan].
State Listing Status
WA: Listed as Critically Endangered (Wildlife Conservation Act 1950 (Western Australia): September 2013 list)
Scientific name Darwinia carnea [9736]
Family Myrtaceae:Myrtales:Magnoliopsida:Magnoliophyta:Plantae
Species author C.Gardner
Infraspecies author  
Reference Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 14 (18 Jun. 1928) 80, t. III A-G.
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.

Other illustrations Google Images
http://www.anbg.gov.au/images/photo_cd/301610241712/033.html
http://farrer.riv.csu.edu.au/ASGAP/gall2b.html#dc-image

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:Livestock Farming and Grazing:Grazing pressures and associated habitat changes National recovery plan for the Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
Darwinia carnea in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006gv) [Internet].
Agriculture and Aquaculture:Livestock Farming and Grazing:Habitat alteration (vegetation, soil, hydrology) due to trampling and grazing by livestock National recovery plan for the Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
Climate Change and Severe Weather:Droughts:Drought National recovery plan for the Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
Ecosystem/Community Stresses:Indirect Ecosystem Effects:Loss and/or fragmentation of habitat and/or subpopulations National recovery plan for the Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
Darwinia carnea in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006gv) [Internet].
Ecosystem/Community Stresses:Indirect Ecosystem Effects:Restricted geographical distribution (area of occupancy and extent of occurrence) Darwinia carnea in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006gv) [Internet].
Ecosystem/Community Stresses:Indirect Ecosystem Effects:Small isolated populations National recovery plan for the Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [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 Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
Darwinia carnea in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006gv) [Internet].
Mogumber Bell (Darwinia carnea) Interim Recovery Plan 1996-1999 (Holland, E., K. Kershaw & A. Brown, 1997a) [State 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 Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
Species threats data recorded on the SPRAT database between 1999-2002 (Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (DSEWPaC), 2012i) [Database].
Darwinia carnea in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006gv) [Internet].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Grazing, tramping, competition and/or habitat degradation Ovis aries (Sheep) Species threats data recorded on the SPRAT database between 1999-2002 (Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (DSEWPaC), 2012i) [Database].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Negative impacts caused by insects National recovery plan for the Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Problematic Native Species:Competition and/or grazing by parrots Species threats data recorded on the SPRAT database between 1999-2002 (Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (DSEWPaC), 2012i) [Database].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Problematic Native Species:Competition and/or predation by birds National recovery plan for the Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Problematic Native Species:Competition, predation and/or habitat degradation by kangaroos and wallabies National recovery plan for the Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
Species threats data recorded on the SPRAT database between 1999-2002 (Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (DSEWPaC), 2012i) [Database].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Problematic Native Species:plant Darwinia carnea in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006gv) [Internet].
Natural System Modifications:Fire and Fire Suppression:Inappropriate and/or changed fire regimes (frequency, timing, intensity) National recovery plan for the Mogumber and Narrogin Bell (Darwinia carnea) (Department of Environment and Conservation, 2009j) [Recovery Plan].
Darwinia carnea in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006gv) [Internet].
Natural System Modifications:Fire and Fire Suppression:Inappropriate prescribed regimes and/or vegetation management to control fire regimes Species threats data recorded on the SPRAT database between 1999-2002 (Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (DSEWPaC), 2012i) [Database].
Species Stresses:Indirect Species Effects:Low numbers of individuals Darwinia carnea in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006gv) [Internet].

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This database is designed to provide statutory, biological and ecological information on species and ecological communities, migratory species, marine species, and species and species products subject to international trade and commercial use protected under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (the EPBC Act). It has been compiled from a range of sources including listing advice, recovery plans, published literature and individual experts. While reasonable efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy of the information, no guarantee is given, nor responsibility taken, by the Commonwealth for its accuracy, currency or completeness. The Commonwealth does not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage that may be occasioned directly or indirectly through the use of, or reliance on, the information contained in this database. The information contained in this database does not necessarily represent the views of the Commonwealth. This database is not intended to be a complete source of information on the matters it deals with. Individuals and organisations should consider all the available information, including that available from other sources, in deciding whether there is a need to make a referral or apply for a permit or exemption under the EPBC Act.

Citation: Department of the Environment (2014). Darwinia carnea in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: http://www.environment.gov.au/sprat. Accessed Fri, 1 Aug 2014 07:17:21 +1000.