Western Australia

  • Scientific Code
  • Ecoregion Category
  • Size
    177,800 square miles
  • Status
  • Habitats

Justification of Ecoregion Delineation
The Western Australian Mulga Shrublands comprises two full IBRA’s, ‘Gascoyne’ and ‘Murchison’ (Thackway and Cresswell 1995). The region is characterized by tall mulga shrubs.

Thackway, R. and I. D. Cresswell. editors. 1995. An Interim Biogeographic Regionalisation for Australia: a framework for establishing the national system of reserves, Version 4.0. Australian Nature Conservation Agency, Canberra.

Prepared by: Angas Hopkins
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