Lagostrophus fasciatus baudinettei Helgen & Flannery, 2003:206

Baudinette banded hare-wallaby



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Lagostrophus fasciatus baudinettei Helgen & Flannery, 2004 (incorrect year)


Conservation Status


Last record: 1863 (26 September or before) (Helgen & Flannery, 2003:206)



South Australia, Australia


Biology & Ecology




Holotype: ZMB 3213 ("old adult female")


Other material

SAM P31650

SAM P31653






Original scientific description:

Helgen, Kristofer M. and Flannery, Timothy F. (2003). Taxonomy and historical distribution of the wallaby genus Lagostrophus. Australian Journal of Zoology 51(3): 199-212.


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Prince, R. I. T. (1995). Banded Hare-wallaby, Lagostrophus fasciatus, pp. 406-408. In: Strahan, Ronald (ed.). The Mammals of Australia. Chatswood, N.S.W.: Reed Books. 756 pp.

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