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SPECIES Sminthopsis murina

Author:Waterhouse, 1837.
Actual Date:1838
Citation:Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1837: 76.
Common Name:Slender-tailed Dunnart
Type Locality:Australia, New South Wales, N of Hunter River.
Distribution:SW Western Australia, SE South Australia, Victoria, New South Wales, E Queensland.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (nt) as S. m. tatei; otherwise Lower Risk (lc). Common.
Comments:S. murina species-group. See Archer (1979:329, 1981:94-99).
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    albipes (Waterhouse, 1842)
    tatei Troughton, 1965

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