Dactylopsila kambuayai Aplin, 1999:373

Vogelkop striped possum, Vogelkop ringtail possum

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: mid-Holocene (Aplin et al. 1999)

 

Rediscovered?

 

Distribution

Arfak Mountains, Bird's Head Peninsula (=Vogelkop Peninsula), Irian Jaya, Indonesia, New Guinea

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Aplin, Kenneth Peter. In: Aplin, Kenneth Peter, Pasveer, Juliette M. and Boles, Walter E. (1999). Late Quaternary vertebrates from the Bird’s Head Peninsula, Irian Jaya, Indonesia, including descriptions of two previously unknown marsupial species. 6th Conference on Australasian vertebrate evolution, palaeontology and systematics, and extinction Records of the Western Australian Museum 57(suppl.): 351-387.

 

Other references:

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/6272/dactylopsila-kambuayai

 

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