Dasyurus viverrinus


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Noun1.Dasyurus viverrinus - carnivorous arboreal cat-like marsupials of Australia and TasmaniaDasyurus viverrinus - carnivorous arboreal cat-like marsupials of Australia and Tasmania
dasyure - any of several more or less arboreal marsupials somewhat resembling martens
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murina Eastern Barred Bandicoot Perameles gunnii Eastern Grey Kangaroo Macropus giganteus Eastern Quoll Dasyurus viverrinus Eastern Ringtail Possum Pseudocheirus peregrinus European Hare Lepus europaeaus European Rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus goannas Varanus gouldii, V.
It is surrounded by a predator-barrier fence and contains a variety of mammals including the eastern barred bandicoot, southern brown bandicoot Isoodon obesulus, long-nosed potoroo Potorous tridactylus, rufous bettong Aepyprymnus rufescens, Tasmanian pademelon, eastern grey kangaroo, swamp wallaby Wallabia bicolor, common brushtail possum Trichosurus vulpecula and eastern quoll Dasyurus viverrinus. The main potential predators are diurnal raptors such as wedge-tailed eagles Aquila audax.
The eastern quoll (Dasyurus viverrinus), now extinct on the mainland, and Mitchells hopping mouse (Notomys mitchellii), presumed extinct in New South Wales, were investigated for their suitability as pets for the purposes of the study.
The shoreline was also inhabited by the wombat (Vombatus ursinus), the Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii), the Tasmanian pademelon wallaby (Thylogale billardierii), the mulgara (Dasycercus cristicauda), the duck-billed platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus), Swainson's marsupial mouse (Antechinus swainsonii), the brush-tailed possum (Trichosurus vulpecula), quolls (Dasyurus viverrinus, D.