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 Caladenia arenaria|
|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||
Recovery Plan for Caladenia arenaria Fitzg (NSW Department of Environment and Conservation, 2004b) [Recovery Plan] as Arachnorchis arenaria.
|Policy Statements and Guidelines||
Draft survey guidelines for Australia's threatened orchids (Department of the Environment, 2013b) [Admin Guideline].
Federal Register of
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 Caladenia arenaria.
Documents and Websites
|State Listing Status||
|Scientific name||Caladenia arenaria |
|Reference||Fitzgerald, R.D. (1882) Australian Orchids 1(7): 8th. Plate|
|Other names||Arachnorchis arenaria |
This is an indicative distribution map of the present distribution of the species based on best available knowledge. See map caveat for more information.
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:Land clearing, habitat fragmentation and/or habitat degradation||Recovery Plan for Caladenia arenaria Fitzg (NSW Department of Environment and Conservation, 2004b) [Recovery Plan].|
|Agriculture and Aquaculture:Livestock Farming and Grazing:Grazing pressures and associated habitat changes||Recovery Plan for Caladenia arenaria Fitzg (NSW Department of Environment and Conservation, 2004b) [Recovery Plan].|
|Agriculture and Aquaculture:Livestock Farming and Grazing:Habitat alteration (vegetation, soil, hydrology) due to trampling and grazing by livestock||Recovery Plan for Caladenia arenaria Fitzg (NSW Department of Environment and Conservation, 2004b) [Recovery Plan].|
|Biological Resource Use:Gathering Terrestrial Plants:Illegal collection|
|Biological Resource Use:Logging and Wood Harvesting:Habitat disturbance due to foresty activities|
|Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation||Oryctolagus cuniculus (Rabbit, European Rabbit)|
|Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation by weeds|
|Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Grazing, tramping, competition and/or habitat degradation||Capra hircus (Goat)|
|Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Grazing, tramping, competition and/or habitat degradation||Sus scrofa (Pig)|
|Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Problematic Native Species:Competition and/or predation by birds|
|Pollution:Agricultural Effluents:Environmental impacts due to application of fertilisers, herbicides and pesticides|
|Pollution:Agricultural Effluents:Herbicide application|
|Pollution:Agricultural Effluents:Pesticide application|
|Pollution:Airborne Agricultural pollutants:Herbicide drift|
|Pollution:Airborne Agricultural pollutants:Pesticide drift|
|Species Stresses (suggest Reproductive Resilience?):Indirect Species Effects:Reduction of genetic intergrity of a species due to hybridisation|
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Citation: Department of the Environment (2014). Caladenia arenaria in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: http://www.environment.gov.au/sprat. Accessed Sat, 2 Aug 2014 10:11:23 +1000.