The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Sarcophilus laniarius dixonae Werdelin, 1987

Mainland Tasmanian devil

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Sarcophilus harisii dixonae Wendelin, 1987

 

Conservation Status

Last record: c.1,000 BC?

 

Distribution

Mt. Hamilton, Victoria, Australia

 

Biology

 

 

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References

Original scientific description:

Werdelin, L. (1987). Some observations on Sarcophilus laniarius and the evolution of Sarcophilus. Records of the Queen Victoria Museum, Launceston 90: 1-27. [Abstract]

 

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