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Species profile—Bettongia gaimardi gaimardi (eastern bettong)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Potoroidae (Potoroos and Bettongs) → Bettongia gaimardi gaimardi (eastern bettong)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Potoroidae (Potoroos and Bettongs)
Scientific name
Bettongia gaimardi gaimardi (Desmarest, 1822)
Common name
eastern bettong
WildNet taxon ID
864
Synonym(s)
Bettongia gaimardi
Alternate name(s)
Tasmanian bettong (mainland)
Eastern bettong - mainland subspecies
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
EX
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC) status
Extinct
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

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=864

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
7 September 2021
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