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SPECIES Antechinus adustus

Author:Thomas, 1923.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser.9, 11: 175.
Common Name:Tropical Antechinus
Type Locality:Australia, Queensland, Dinner Creek, now Charmillan Creek (1742S, 14531E), 885 m, near Ravenshoe.
Distribution:Australia: Dense tropical vine forests from Paluma (1900S, 14612E) to Mt. Spurgeon (1625' S, 14512'E).
Comments:Van Dyck (1982) stated that what was then known as Antechinus stuartii adustus is probably a valid species. Van Dyck and Crowther (2000) definitively raised it to species rank.
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