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© museum.wa.gov.au

Order Dasyuromorphia

Family Dasyuridae

Scientific Name

Sminthopsis longicaudata

Thumbnail Description

It is also one of the larger dunnarts

Size and Weight

Adults:

BODY-LENGTH: 260 – 306 mm

TAIL: 180 – 210 mm

WEIGHT: 15 – 20 g

Habitat

Acacia, rocky screes, hummock grass, shrubs, tall open shrubland, woodlands

Distribution

Western South Australia

Diet

Ants, beetles, centipedes

Reproduction

6

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Baby Name

Joey

Speed

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Nocturnal

Conservation Status

Least Concern