Taxon profile


Eastern Quoll
Dasyurus viverrinus (Shaw, 1800)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Dasyuromorphia - dasyuroid marsupials »  family Dasyuridae - dasyurids »  genus Dasyurus - Quolls

Scientific synonyms

Dasyurus guttatus Desmarest, 1804
Dasyurus maugei Geoffroy, 1803
Dasyurus quoll
Didelphis alboguttata Burmeister, 1854
Didelphis maculata Anon., 1791
Didelphis viverrina Shaw, 1800
Nasira viverrina (Shaw, 1800)



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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [9ade66b2-3d00-4014-8292-f728a3c69cfe]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Dasyurus viverrinus (Shaw, 1800)]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [6296]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Dasyurus viverrinus (Shaw, 1800)]
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) [] [as Dasyurus viverrinus Shaw, 1800]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Dasyurus viverrinus (Shaw, 1800)]
CZ Anděra M. (2011): České názvy živočichů. Savci (Mammalia). Dodatek 1 – Vačnatí (Metatheria), Lynx, n. s. Praha [as Dasyurus viverrinus]
Data retrieved on: 8 March 2011

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