Phascogale


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phascogale

(ˈfæskəɡeɪl; ˌfæsˈkaːɡəli)
n
(Animals) Austral another name for tuan2
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Noun1.phascogale - pouched micePhascogale - pouched mice        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Dasyuridae, family Dasyuridae, family Dasyurinae - dasyures; native cats; pouched mice; banded anteaters; Tasmanian devils
marsupial mouse, marsupial rat, pouched mouse - any of numerous small sharp-nosed insectivorous marsupials superficially resembling mice or rats
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swainsonii bandicoots Isoodon obesulus, Perameles gunnii Black Wallaby Wallabia bicolor Brush-tailed Phascogale Phascogale tapoatafa Brush-tailed Rock-wallaby Petrogale penicillata Bush Rat Rattus fuscipes Cat Felis catus Common Brushtail Trichosurus vulpecula Possum Common Wombat Vombatus ursinus Dingo Canis lupus dingo Dog Canis lupus familiaris dunnarts Sminthopsis crassicaudata S.
Old trees with hollows, trees frequently used by goannas, possums, sugar gliders, yellow-footed antechinus, or brush-tailed phascogale, the movements of small birds, all provide segues into other stories about the forest.
A reduced rainfall will reduce the food supplies, particularly blossom in flowering trees and hence the breeding success of rare and threatened species such as Regent Honeyeater, Turquoise and Swift Parrot, Peregrine Falcon, the Brush-tailed Phascogale and Squirrel Glider (Crase and Clarke, 2010).
(2) Grey is particularly interested in threatened species such as the Squirrel Glider, Brush-tailed Phascogale, Regent Honeyeater, Swift Parrot, Pink-Tailed Worm-Lizard and the Woodland Blind Snake, who all live in South Australia's Box-Ironbark country.
pusillus CML 3946; Phalanger orientalis AMNH 79750; Myoictis melas AMNH 194403; Phascogale tapoatafa AMNH 160070, 202047, 244882; Neophascogale lorentzii AMNH 152738.
Failure of glucocorticoid feedback during breeding in the male red-tailed phascogale Phascogale calura (Marsupialia: Dasyuridae).
In fact, there are sympatric dasyurids on the mainland that are smaller than, but close in size to, eastern quolls that are missing in Tasmania (Phascogale tapoatafa, 150-230 g; Soderquist 1995).
For example, the Fauna Survey Group (FSG) is involved in long-term programs of monitoring the endangered Leadbeater's Possum in the central forests of Victoria, and the Brushtailed Phascogale in Rushworth forest.
Home-range use by the brushtailed phascogale (Phascogale tapoatafa) (Marsupialia) in high-quality, spatially limited habitat.
Hames established one of the first Australian Roots & Shoots groups four years ago at Alexandra in Victoria and in 2005 initiated 'Mission Phascogale', a scientific expedition for schoolchildren.