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Order Dasyuromorphia

Family Dasyuridae

Scientific Name

Sminthopsis crassicaudata

Thumbnail Description

It is one of the smallest carnivorous marsupials

Size and Weight

BODY-LENGTH: 60–90 mm (2.4–3.5 in)

TAIL: 45–70 mm (1.8–2.8 in)

WEIGHT: 10–20 grams (0.35–0.71 oz)

Habitat

Grassy woodlands, samphire shrublands

Distribution

Australia

Diet

Beetles, spider larvae, small reptiles, amphibians

Reproduction

7.5

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

18 months (females) 15 months (males)

Baby Name

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Nocturnal

Conservation Status

Least Concern

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