Pest animals

Pest animals can be a significant threat to agriculture and the natural environment. Key pest species in the South Australian Arid Lands are:

Cane toads

Common name: Cane toads

Scientific name: Rhinella marina

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Feral camels

Common name: Feral camels

Scientific name: Camelus dromedarius

Related links: Pestsmart Camel Management

Feral cats

Common name: Feral cats

Scientific name: Felis catus

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Feral donkeys

Common name: Feral donkeys

Scientific name: Equus asinus

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Feral goats

Common name: Feral goats

Scientific name: Capra hircus

Related links: Pestsmart

Foxes

Common name: European foxes

Scientific name: Vulpes vulpes

Related links: Pestsmart

Rabbits

Common name: European rabbits

Scientific name: Oryctolagus cuniculus

Related links: Pestsmart

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