Perameles notina Thomas, 1922

South Australian barred bandicoot



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Perameles bougainvillei notina Thomas, 1922; Perameles myosura notina THOMAS, 1922, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 9, vol. 10, p. 144.


Conservation Status




South Australia, Australia






Holotype: "B.M. No., adult male, collected by Sir George Gray from the "plains near the head of the St. Vincent Gulf," South Australia." (Tate, 1948)






Original scientific description:

Thomas, O. (1922). On bandicoots allied to Perameles bougainvillei. Annals & Magazine of Natural History, 9, 143-145.


Other references:

Gordon, G. and Hall, L. S. (1995). Tail fat storage in arid zone bandicoots. Australian Mammalogy 18: 87-90.

Harper, Francis. (1945). Extinct and Vanishing Mammals of the Old World. New York, N.Y.: American Committee for International Wildlife Protection, Special Publications 12: 1-850.

Iredale, Tom and Troughton, Ellis Le Geyt. (1934). A check-list of the mammals recorded from Australia. Mem. Aust. Mus. 6: i-xii, 1-122.

Tate, George Henry Hamilton. (1948). Results of the Archbold Expeditions. No. 60. Studies in the Peramelidae (Marsupialia). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 92(6): 313-346, text figure 1, tables 1-10.

Travouillon, Kenny J. and Phillips, Matthew J. (2018). Total evidence analysis of the phylogenetic relationships of bandicoots and bilbies (Marsupialia: Peramelemorphia): reassessment of two species and description of a new species. Zootaxa 4378(2): 224-256.


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