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Species profile—Antechinus adustus (rusty antechinus)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Dasyuridae (dasyurids) → Antechinus adustus (rusty antechinus)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Dasyuridae (dasyurids)
Scientific name
Antechinus adustus (Thomas, 1923)
Common name
rusty antechinus
Type reference
Thomas, O. (1923). The Godman Exploration Fund: List of mammals from north Queensland collected by Mr T.V. Sherrin. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (9)11: 170-178 [175].
WildNet taxon ID
22416
Synonym(s)
Phascogale flavipes adusta
Antechinus stuartii adusta
Phascogale unicolor adusta
Alternate name(s)
northern brown antechinus
tropical antechinus
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=22416

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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