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SPECIES Sminthopsis macroura

Author:Gould, 1845.
Citation:Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1845: 79.
Common Name:Stripe-faced Dunnart
Type Locality:Australia, Queensland, Darling Downs.
Distribution:Australia: NW New South Wales, W Queensland, S Northern Territory, N South Australia, N Western Australia.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:S. macroura species-group. See Archer (1979:329, 1981:148). According to Blacket et al. (2001), this is probably a species complex rather than a single species, including froggatti and stalkeri.



    froggatti Ramsay, 1887
    larapinta Spencer, 1896
    monticola Troughton, 1965
    stalkeri Thomas, 1906

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