Northern brush-tailed phascogale

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Northern brush-tailed phascogale
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Infraclass: Marsupialia
Order: Dasyuromorphia
Family: Dasyuridae
Genus: Phascogale
P. pirata
Binomial name
Phascogale pirata
(Thomas, 1904)
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     P. pirata

     P. tapoatafa kimberleyensis      P. tapoatafa wambenger      P. tapoatafa tapoatafa

The northern brush-tailed phascogale (Phascogale pirata) is a species of marsupial in the family Dasyuridae. It is endemic to northern Australia.[1][2]


  1. ^ Woinarski, J.; Rhind, S. & Oakwood, M. (2008). "Phascogale pirata". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2008: e.T16889A6546305. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T16889A6546305.en.
  2. ^ "Phascogale pirata — Northern Brush-tailed Phascogale". Species Profile and Threats Database. Canberra, Australia: Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities. 2013. Retrieved 20 January 2013.