CZ EN
SEARCH  

Taxon profile

species

Brown Dorcopsis
Dorcopsis muelleri (Lesson, 1827)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Diprotodontia - diprotodont marsupials »  family Macropodidae - kangaroos and wallabies »  genus Dorcopsis - Forest Wallabies

Scientific synonyms

Macropus muelleri Lesson, 1827 o
Didelphis brunii Quoy & Gaimard, 1830
Dorcopsis veterum

Other names

= Brown Forest Wallaby
= Western Forest Wallaby

Type taxon of:Dorcopsis Schlegel & Müller, 1845 (Didelphis brunii Quoy & Gaimard, 1830)
Least Concern

Images

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

male

Author: Michal Sloviak

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

male

Author: Michal Sloviak

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

male

Author: Michal Sloviak

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

Author: Elias Neideck

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

Author: Elias Neideck

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

Author: Elias Neideck

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

Author: Klaus Rudloff

juvenile animal

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Dorcopsis muelleri - Brown Dorcopsis

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Taxon in country check-lists

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Dorcopsis muelleri lorentzii Jentink, 1908
subspecies Dorcopsis muelleri muelleri (Lesson, 1827)
subspecies Dorcopsis muelleri mysoliae Thomas, 1913
subspecies Dorcopsis muelleri yapeni Groves & Flannery, 1989

Links and literature

Schürer, Ulrich (2020): Über Neuguinea-Buschkängurus der Gattungen Dorcopsis Schlegel & Müller, 1845 und Dorcopsulus Matschie, 1916 (On New Guinean marsupials of the genera Dorcopsis Schlegel & Müller, 1845 and Dorcopsulus Matschie, 1916). Der Zoologische Garten N. F. 88, 1/2020, 51 - 75.
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [6800]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Dorcopsis muelleri (Lesson, 1827)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3] [as Dorcopsis muelleri Lesson, 1827]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Dorcopsis muelleri (Lesson, 1827)]
CZ Anděra M. (2011): České názvy živočichů. Savci (Mammalia). Dodatek 1 – Vačnatí (Metatheria), Lynx, n. s. Praha [as Dorcopsis muelleri]
Data retrieved on: 8 March 2011

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.

Comments


Explanations

o original combination