Gladstone Conservation Council (GCC) and Capricorn Conservation Council (CCC) submit that the Mt Etna based population of the ghost bat (Macroderma gigas) be included as one of the priority species for inclusion in the Threatened Species Action Plan 2021-2026.
Koalas are marsupials, a subclass of mammals. They belong to a unique family called Phascolarctidae. They are different from any other living marsupial and are the only animal in this family. Their closest living relatives are wombats.