National recovery plan for the white-bellied subspecies of the Crimson Finch (Neochmia phaeton evangelinae) and the northern subspecies of the Star Finch (Neochmia ruficauda clarescens)
K. Dorricott and S. Garnett
The State of Queensland, Environmental Protection Agency, 2006
About the recovery plan
The crimson finch Neochmia phaeton is listed as 'Vulnerable' in Queensland under the Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NC Act). Under this legislation subspecies not listed separately have the same conservation status as the species. The crimson finch (white-bellied) is listed as 'Vulnerable' nationally under the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act).