Order Dasyuromorphia

Family Dasyuridae

Scientific Name

Sminthopsis archeri

Thumbnail Description

It is named because of its chestnut color in the upperparts of its body

Size and Weight

Adults:

BODY-LENGTH: 167–210 mm

TAIL: 82 – 105 mm

WEIGHT: 15 – 20 g

Habitat

Woodlands, tall forests

Distribution

Southern Papua New Guinea

Diet

Insects, small mammals, reptiles, amphibians

Reproduction

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Baby Name

Joey

Speed

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Nocturnal

Conservation Status

Data Deficient