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    • Dasyuromorphia
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What

Eastern Quoll Dasyurus viverrinus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

February 2, 2016 10:03 PM AEDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Far away and in the dark. But unmistakable in person. Black with white spots (and very shiny eyes).

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Red-bellied Marsupial Shrew Phascolosorex doriae

Observer

terathopius

Date

August 24, 2015 10:46 AM HST

Description

I think this is what this but not 100% sure

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What

Tasmanian Devil Sarcophilus harrisii

Observer

rappman

Date

March 21, 2016 01:31 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Tasmanian Devil Sarcophilus harrisii

Observer

julesrosik

Date

March 23, 2016 12:10 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Brown Antechinus Antechinus stuartii

Observer

rushecology

Date

April 1, 2001

Description

Caught in house and released outside.

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Tasmanian Devil Sarcophilus harrisii

Observer

herab2016

Date

February 7, 2016 02:56 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Tiger Quoll Dasyurus maculatus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

February 13, 2016 11:00 PM AEDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A spotted-tailed reddish-furred blur across the road and away into the bush. A first for me.

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No photos or sounds

What

Tasmanian Devil Sarcophilus harrisii

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

February 13, 2016 10:47 PM AEDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Right before Waldheim. Young, small one running flat out, across the road and up the hill into the bushes.

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What

Numbat Myrmecobius fasciatus

Observer

tbrooks

Date

January 30, 2016 06:55 AM CET

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Tiger Quoll Dasyurus maculatus

Observer

rushecology

Date

May 18, 2011 11:11 AM AEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Road Kill. Photo of frozen specimen before sending to Australian Museum.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Antechinus Antechinus stuartii

Observer

rushecology

Date

November 1, 2015

Description

Caught in the kitchen and released in the forest.

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Yellow-footed Antechinus Antechinus flavipes

Date

June 26, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

The order Dasyuromorphia (meaning "hairy tail") comprises most of the Australian carnivorous marsupials, including quolls, dunnarts, the numbat, the Tasmanian devil, and the recently extinct thylacine. In Australia, the exceptions include the omnivorous bandicoots (order Peramelemorphia) and the marsupial moles (which eat meat but are very different and are now accorded an order of their own, Notoryctemorphia). Numerous South American species of marsupials (orders Didelphimorphia, Paucituberculata, and Microbiotheria) are also carnivorous.

No range data available.
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