What are some introduced species into Australia?

Some of the introduced species in Australia include:

  • cane toad
  • rabbit
  • hare
  • fox
  • horses, including brumbies
  • livestock such as cattle, sheep, pigs, goats
  • camels
  • domestic pets (cats, dogs, guinea-pigs, canaries)
  • rodents - mice and rats
  • fire ant
  • European carp
  • cactoblastis moth
  • ferret (Tasmania)
  • dingoes came with the Aborigines, so both dingoes and people are, theoretically, introduced

Plants include:

  • lantana
  • prickly pear
  • blackberry
  • poinciana
  • jacaranda
  • all fruit and nut trees except for the macadamia and bunya nuts