List of mammals of Tasmania

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Tasmanian mammals are divided into three major groups based on reproductive techniques: egg laying mammals (the monotremes), pouched mammals (the marsupials), and placental mammals. This is a list of mammals of Tasmania:

Order: Monotremata (monotremes)[edit]

Infraclass: Marsupialia (marsupials)[edit]

Order: Dasyuromorphia (marsupial carnivores)[edit]

Order: Peramelemorphia (bandicoots and bilbies)[edit]

Order: Diprotodontia[edit]

Suborder: Vombatiformes (wombats and koalas)[edit]

Suborder: Phalangeriformes (possums and gliders)[edit]

Suborder: Macropodiformes (kangaroos and wallabies)[edit]

Infraclass: Eutheria (placentals)[edit]

Order: Artiodactyla (even-toed ungulates)[edit]

Order: Carnivora[edit]

Order: Chiroptera (bats)[edit]


Rodentia (rats and mice)[edit]

Order: Cetacea (whales and dolphins)[edit]

Suborder: Odontoceti (toothed whales)[edit]

Genus: Delphinus

Suborder: Mysticeti (baleen whales)[edit]

See also[edit]