This species was previously known as Melanelia piliferella.
To ensure you follow the law - check whether your survey requires a permit. Always report any new records to the Natural Values Atlas, or send the information direct to the Threatened Species Section. Refer to the Activity Advice: Surveying page for background information.
Check also for listing statement or notesheet pdf above (below the species image).
Cite as: Threatened Species Section ().
(): Species Management Profile for Tasmania's Threatened Species Link.
Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania. Accessed on
Contact details: Threatened Species Section, Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania, GPO Box 44, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 7001.
Phone (1300 368 550).
Permit: A permit is required under the Tasmanian
Threatened Species Protection Act 1995 to 'take' (which includes kill, injure, catch, damage, destroy and collect), keep, trade in or process any specimen or products of a listed species. Additional permits may also be required under other Acts or regulations to take, disturb or interfere with any form of wildlife or its products, (e.g. dens, nests, bones). This may also depend on the tenure of the land and other agreements relating to its management.
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