Animals of Queensland

Queensland is home to a diverse variety of animals, from fishes and reptiles to insects and spiders. Discover where you can find our animals and how we can protect them, learn about their unique characteristics and habitats, and explore their behaviours and how they have evolved.


Asian House Gecko, Hemidactylus frenatus
Geckos
Freshwater Crocodile, Crocodylus johnstoni
Crocodiles
Little Red Flying-fox, Pteropus scapulatus
Mammals
Peacock Mantis Shrimp, Odontodactylus scyllarus
Marine Invertebrates

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