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SPECIES Zaglossus bartoni

Author:Thomas, 1907.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., 20: 294.
Common Name:Eastern Long-beaked Echidna
Type Locality:Papua New Guinea, Albert Edward Range, Mount Victoria, 8,000 ft (2438 m).
Distribution:Interior New Guinea, east of Paniai Lakes, 600 to 3200 m.
Status:CITES - Appendix II; IUCN Endangered as Z. bruijni (part).
Comments:The subspecies are all highly distinctive, and may represent distinct species.
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SUBSPECIES bartoni

SUBSPECIES clunius

SUBSPECIES diamondi

SUBSPECIES smeenki

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