Setonix brachyurus


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Citation: de Tores, P., Burbidge, A., Morris, K. & Friend, T. 2008. Setonix brachyurus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 30 March 2015.
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