Three-striped dasyure

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Three-striped dasyure
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Infraclass: Marsupialia
Order: Dasyuromorphia
Family: Dasyuridae
Genus: Myoictis
Species: M. melas
Binomial name
Myoictis melas
(Müller, 1840)
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Three-striped dasyure range

The three-striped dasyure (Myoictis melas) is a member of the Dasyuromorphia order. This marsupial carnivore lives in West Papua, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.


  1. ^ Leary, T., Seri, L., Wright, D., Hamilton, S., Helgen, K., Singadan, R., Menzies, J., Allison, A., James, R., Dickman, C., Lunde, D., Aplin, K., Flannery, T. & Woolley, P. (2008). Myoictis melas. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 28 December 2008. Database entry includes justification for why this species is of least concern