List of mammals of Western Australia

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This is a list of mammals of Western Australia, including both native and naturalised species.[1]

Subclass: Prototheria[edit]

Order: Monotremata[edit]

Subclass: Eutheria[edit]

Infraclass: Marsupialia[edit]

Order: Dasyuromorphia[edit]

Order: Peramelemorphia[edit]

Order: Notoryctemorphia[edit]

Order: Diprotodontia[edit]

Macropodidae[edit]

Phalangeriformes (possums and gliders)[edit]
Phalangeridae[edit]
Petauridae[edit]
Pseudocheiridae[edit]
Burramyidae[edit]
Tarsipedidae[edit]

Chiroptera (bats)[edit]

Pteropidae (fruitbats)[edit]
Megadermatidae[edit]
Hipposideridae[edit]
Emballonuridae[edit]
Vespertilionidae[edit]
Molossidae[edit]

Rodentia (rodents)[edit]

Muridae (rats and mice)[edit]
Sciuridae (squirrels)[edit]

Lagomorpha (hares)[edit]

Leporidae[edit]
  • Rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus - naturalised exotic

Sirenia (sea cows)[edit]

Dugonidae[edit]

Cetacea cetaceans[edit]

Balaenidae[edit]

Balaenopteria[edit]

Neobalaenidae[edit]

Physeteridae[edit]

Kogiidae[edit]

Ziphiidae[edit]

Delphinidae[edit]

Carnivora (Carnivores)[edit]

Otariidae (fur seals)[edit]

Phocidae (seals)[edit]

Canidae (dogs)[edit]

  • Dog, Canis lupus - naturalised exotic
  • Dingo, Canis lupus dingo - naturalised exotic
  • Red fox, Vulpes vulpes - naturalised exotic

Felidae (cats)[edit]

  • Cat, Felis catus - naturalised exotic

Mustelidae (polecats)[edit]

  • Ferret, Mustela putorius - naturalised exotic

Perissodactyla[edit]

Equidae[edit]

  • Donkey, Equus asinus - naturalised exotic
  • Horse, Equus caballus - naturalised exotic

Artiodactyla[edit]

Suidae[edit]

  • Pig, Sus scrofa - naturalised exotic

Camelidae[edit]

  • Camel, Camelus dromedarius - naturalised exotic

Bovidae[edit]

  • Water buffalo, Bubalus bubalis - naturalised exotic
  • Goat, Capra hircus - naturalised exotic

Cervidae[edit]

Naturalised[edit]

The following mammals are not native to Western Australia, but have naturalised there:

References[edit]

Checklist of the Vertebrate Fauna of Western Australia (WA Museum)