Taxon profile


Kangoroo Island echidna
Tachyglossus aculeatus multiaculeatus (Rothschild, 1905)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Tachyglossa »  family Tachyglossidae - echidnas »  genus Tachyglossus »  species Tachyglossus aculeatus - Short-beaked Echidna

Scientific synonyms

Echidna hystrix multiaculeata Rothschild, 1905
Echidna sydneiensis Kowarzik, 1909

Other names

= Kangaroo Island Echidna

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [e9289876-b550-4278-a4db-336bd5f75e6a]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Tachyglossus aculeatus multiaculeatus (Rothschild, 1905)]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Tachyglossus aculeatus multiaculeatus (W. Rothschild, 1905)]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008

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