Macrotis lagotis


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Noun1.Macrotis lagotis - bandicoot with leathery ears like a rabbitMacrotis lagotis - bandicoot with leathery ears like a rabbit
bandicoot - any of various agile ratlike terrestrial marsupials of Australia and adjacent islands; insectivorous and herbivorous
genus Macrotis, Macrotis - a genus of Peramelidae
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Species Study Age classes discriminated Boreal caribou Ball 2010 calf, yearling, Rangifer tarandus adult caribou Elk Cervus elaphus Bubenik 1982, juvenile, adult Alvarez 1994 Fallow deer Dama Alvarez 1994 calf, juvenile, dama adult Greater bilby Southgate 2005 immature, mature Macrotis lagotis Manipur Khan and Goyal 1993 five age classes brow-antlered deer Cervus eldi eldi Moose Alces alces MacCracken and Van yearling, adult Ballenberghe 1987 Mule deer Odocoileus Sanchez-Rojas et al.
Two such species, the Kultarr Antechinomys laniger and Greater Bilby Macrotis lagotis were collected during this expedition but because of the habitat preferences of the two species, Menkhorst (1996) considers their existence in Victoria unsubstantiated or equivocal.
The findings of this research have been compiled into a report 'Evidence of the Greater Bilby, Macrotis lagotis at the site of the proposed James Price Point Browse LNG Precinct'.