Bronze quoll

Bronze quoll

Bronze quoll

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Dasyurus spartacus

The bronze quoll (Dasyurus spartacus ) is a species of quoll found only in the Trans-Fly savanna and grasslands of New Guinea and West Papua.

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Bronze quoll habitat map

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Bronze quoll habitat map
Bronze quoll
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Population

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As of February 2013, there was an estimated population of less than 10,000 and was listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List. A nocturnal predator, it inhabits savanna woodlands. It is threatened by introduced predators like domesticated and feral dogs, and feral cats. It has been observed in Wasur National Park and Tonda Wildlife Management Area.

References

1. Bronze quoll Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bronze_quoll
2. Bronze quoll on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/6301/21947093

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