Perameles papillon Travouillon & Phillips, 2018

Butterfly bandicoot, Nullarbor barred bandicoot

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1920-1960 (c.1940?) (source)

 

Distribution

Nullarbor, Australia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

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.

 

Other references:

Travouillon, Kenny J. (2017). To document the diversity of bandicoots and bilbies through time and space. Report for the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust of Australia. 18 pp.

https://museum.wa.gov.au/about/latest-news/new-research-tracks-evolution-bilbies-and-bandicoots-new-species-discovered [""New research tracks evolution of bilbies and bandicoots, new species discovered]

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/23115/perameles-papillon

 

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