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Species profile—Dasyuroides byrnei (kowari)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Dasyuridae (dasyurids) → Dasyuroides byrnei (kowari)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Dasyuridae (dasyurids)
Scientific name
Dasyuroides byrnei (Spencer, 1896)
Common name
kowari
Type reference
Spencer, B. (1896). Mammalia. pp. 1-52 in Spencer, B. (ed.) Report on the work of the Horn Scientific Expedition to Central Austrtalia. Pt 2. Zoology. Melbourne : Melville, Mullen & Slade.
WildNet taxon ID
827
Alternate name(s)
brush-tailed marsupial rat
bushy-tailed marsupial rat
dasyroides
brushy-tailed marsupial rat
Byrne's crest-tailed marsupial rat
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Vulnerable
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC) status
Vulnerable
Back on Track (BoT) status
High
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
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Other resources

Species Profile and Threats Database (SPRAT)
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=827

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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