Male: Holding onto a bag
|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Mammals (Mammalia)|
|Order:||Carnivorous marsupials (Dasyuromorphia)|
|Family:||Carnivorous Marsupials (Dasyuridae) iNaturalist Observation|
|Species:||Slender-tailed Dunnart (Sminthopsis murina)|
|This Photo:||🔍Male: Hind Feet Soles🔎|
General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA, Riverland and possibly elsewhere
These were found on an expedition North of here, with a team of people helping with id's.
We ask that you do not try this without expert supervision. It'd be easy to injure the animal, or get bitten.
A small mouse like marsupial. Females have a pouch
The soles of the rear feet have diagnostic pads.