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Antechinus  Macleay, 1841
Taxonomic Serial No.: 552404

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): pouched 'mice' [English]
 
    antechinuses [English]
 
    broad-footed marsupial 'mice' [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassMetatheria Huxley, 1880  
                               OrderDasyuromorphia Gill, 1872  
                                  FamilyDasyuridae Goldfuss, 1820  
                                     SubfamilyDasyurinae Goldfuss, 1820  
                                        TribePhascogalini Gill, 1872  
                                           GenusAntechinus Macleay, 1841 – pouched 'mice', antechinuses, broad-footed marsupial 'mice'  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Antechinus adustus (Thomas, 1923) – Rusty Antechinus, Tropical Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus agilis Dickman, Parnaby, Crowther and King, 1998 – Agile Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus argentus Baker, Mutton and Hines, 2013 – Silver-headed Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus arktos Baker, Mutton, Hines and Van Dyck, 2014 – Black-tailed Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus bellus (Thomas, 1904) – Fawn Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus flavipes (Waterhouse, 1838) – Yellow-footed Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus godmani (Thomas, 1923) – Atherton Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus leo Van Dyck, 1980 – Cinnamon Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus minimus (É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1803) – Swamp Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus mysticus Baker, Mutton and Van Dyck, 2012 – Buff-footed Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus stuartii Macleay, 1841 – Brown Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus subtropicus Van Dyck and Crowther, 2000 – Subtropical Antechinus 
                                              Species Antechinus swainsonii (Waterhouse, 1840) – Dusky Antechinus 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Colin P. Groves  
  Notes: Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, The Australian National University, GPO Box 4, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia   
  Reference for: Antechinus    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source:    
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  Notes:    
  Reference for:    
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nowak, Ronald M.  
  Publication Date: 1991   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Walker's Mammals of the World, vol. 1, 5th ed.   
  Page(s): 1629   
  Publisher: The Johns Hopkins UniversityPress   
  Publication Place: Baltimore and London   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-3970-X   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Antechinus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing   
  Page(s): xviii + 1207   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-217-9   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Antechinus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 2142   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Antechinus   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Comments: For the exclusion of Parantechinus and Pseudantechinus see Haltenorth (1958:18) and Ride (1964a); and of Dasykaluta see Archer (1982:434). Formerly included habbema, melanura, naso, and wilhelmina, which were transferred to Murexia by Armstrong et al. (1998), and have been transferred to a series of new genera (Micromurexia, Murexechinus, and Phascomurexia) by Van Dyck (2002)  
 

 

   

 
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