What is the Marine emblem of Northern Territory?

What is the Marine emblem of Northern Territory?

Northern Territory Coat of Arms It has our floral and fauna emblems, the Sturt’s Desert Rose, two red kangaroos and a wedge-tailed eagle. The kangaroos hold a shield decorated by Aboriginal motifs in one hand and shells found on our coastline in the other.

What is the Northern Territory icon?

Uluru. Uluru is perhaps the best known icon of The Northern Territory. At a basic level, it’s a colossal rock in the middle of the vast flat outback, but there is absolutely something deeper here. One cannot comprehend the sheer size of Uluru from photographs or videos.

What is the fossil emblem of Northern Territory?


Territory Coat of arms Fossil
Australian Capital Territory Coat of arms of Canberra Batocara mitchelli
Northern Territory Coat of arms of the Northern Territory
Norfolk Island Coat of arms of Norfolk Island

What is the faunal emblem of Northern Territory?

Red kangaroo
List of Australian mammal emblems

Area represented Common name Binomial nomenclature
Northern Territory Red kangaroo Macropus rufus
Queensland Koala Phascolarctos cinereus
South Australia Southern hairy-nosed wombat Lasiorhinus latifrons
Tasmania Tasmanian devil Sarcophilus harrisii

What is the emblem of NSW?

The Waratah (Telopea speciosissima) is the floral emblem of NSW, a large (10-12cm across) and spectacular scarlet flower growing in the bush in clumps of tall stems. The Waratah is protected by law.

What is the Queensland emblem?

The koala
The koala was officially named the animal (faunal) emblem of Queensland in 1971, after a newspaper poll showed strong public support for this endearing marsupial.

What is Tasmania’s emblem?

Tasmanian devil
Official symbols

Symbol Name Adopted
State Flower Emblem Tasmanian blue gum Eucalyptus globulus 5 December 1962
State Animal Emblem Tasmanian devil Sarcophilus harrisii 22 May 2015
State Mineral Emblem Crocoite 6 December 2000
Corporate ID The Tasmanian Government Logo

What is the faunal emblem of Queensland?

What is a fossil emblem?

The importance of fossils The fossil emblem embodies the concepts of deep time and evolutionary transition as being important to understanding the natural history of the particular state. Fossils add another dimension to understanding our current biodiversity.

Which is the emblem animal of Australia?

The red kangaroo is the unofficial mammal emblem for the entirety of Australia. It’s officially the chosen mammal for the Northern Territory as well, so we’ll talk about it more in that section. Australia’s national bird emblem is the emu. It appears alongside the red kangaroo on the Australian Coat of Arms.

What is a faunal emblem?

The Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus), is the animal emblem of NSW. The platypus is a furry creature, about 30cm to 38cm long, it has webbed feet and a large duck-like bill which it uses to gather its food from the bottom of rivers.

What is the faunal emblem of NSW?

Official symbols

Symbol Name Adopted
State Animal Emblem Platypus Ornithorhynchus Anatinus 1971
State Fish Emblem Eastern blue groper Achoerodus Viridis 1998
State Gemstone Emblem Black Opal 2008
State Fossil Emblem Mandageria fairfaxir 2015