Bettongia tropica Wakefield, 1967:15
Northern bettong, Northern brush-tailed bettong, Tropical bettong
Taxonomy & Nomenclature
Synonym/s: Bettongia penicillata tropica Wakefield, 1967:15
Last record: 1932 (Goodwin & Goodwin, 1973)
Rediscovered in 1976
IUCN RedList status: Endangered
Queensland (northeast), Australia
Biology & Ecology
Original scientific description:
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