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Myrmecobius fasciatus 

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Citation: Woinarski, J. & Burbidge, A.A. 2016. Myrmecobius fasciatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T14222A21949380. . Downloaded on 30 September 2016.
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