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GENUS Dasyurus

Author:. Geoffroy, 1796.
Citation:Mag. Encyclop., ser. 2, 3: 469.
Type Species:Didelphis maculata Anon., 1791 (= Didelphis viverrina Shaw, 1800).
Comments:See Haltenorth (1958:20). Archer (1982) revived Satanellus (for albopunctatus and hallucatus), as he considered that the remaining species might belong in a clade with Sarcophilus; but Krajewski et al. (1997a), using molecular data, confirmed that Dasyurus is monophyletic.
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SPECIES albopunctatus

SPECIES geoffroii

SPECIES hallucatus

SPECIES maculatus

SPECIES spartacus

SPECIES viverrinus


    Dasyurinus Matschie, 1916
    Dasyurops Matschie, 1916
    Nasira Harvey, 1841
    Notoctonus Pocock, 1926
    Satanellus Pocock, 1926
    Stictophonus Pocock, 1926

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