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Order Dasyuromorphia

Family Dasyuridae

Scientific Name

Sminthopsis hirtipes

Thumbnail Description

Hairy-footed dunnart lives in burrows built by spiders, bull ants

Size and Weight

Adults:

TOTAL LENGTH: 147–180 mm

TAIL: 75–95 mm

WEIGHT: 13 – 19 g

Habitat

Semi-arid woodlands, heath, savannah grasslands

Distribution

Western Australia

Diet

Small reptiles, arthropods

Reproduction

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Baby Name

Joey

Speed

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Nocturnal

Conservation Status

Least Concern