Broad-striped dasyure

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Paramurexia)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Broad-striped dasyure[1]
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Infraclass: Marsupialia
Order: Dasyuromorphia
Family: Dasyuridae
Subfamily: Dasyurinae
Tribe: Phascogalini
Genus: Paramurexia
Van Dyck, 2002
P. rothschildi
Binomial name
Paramurexia rothschildi
(Tate, 1938)
Broad-striped Dasyure area.png
Broad-striped dasyure range

The broad-striped dasyure (Paramurexia rothschildi) is a species of marsupial in the family Dasyuridae. It is endemic to Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.[2]

It is the only species in the genus Paramurexia.[1]


  1. ^ a b Groves, C.P. (2005). Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 31. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. OCLC 62265494.
  2. ^ a b Leary, T.; Seri, L.; Wright, D.; Hamilton, S.; Helgen, K.; Singadan, R.; Menzies, J.; Allison, A.; James, R.; Dickman, C.; et al. (2008). "Murexia rothschildi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008. Retrieved 28 December 2008.