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SPECIES Phascomurexia naso

Author:Jentink, 1911.
Citation:Notes Leyden Mus., 33: 236.
Common Name:Long-nosed Dasyure
Type Locality:Indonesia, Prov. of Papua (= Irian Jaya), Jayawijaya Div., Helwig Mtns, south of Mt. Wilhelmina, about 2000 m, 432S, 13841E.
Distribution:Interior New Guinea, 332S, 13910E to 835S, 14709E, 1400-2800 m (Van Dyck, 2002).
Status:IUCN Data Deficient as Antechinus naso.
Comments:Usually included in Antechinus, but reassigned to Murexia by Armstrong et al. (1998) and awarded a separate genus by Van Dyck (2002), who recognised no subspecies.



    centralis (Tate and Archbold, 1941)
    misim (Tate, 1947)
    parva (Laurie, 1952)
    tafa (Tate and Archbold, 1936)

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