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Antechinus


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; infraclass Metatheria, order Marsupialia)

A genus of mouse-size marsupials, comprising about eight species, typical of the eucalypt woodlands and rain forests of eastern Australia. They are voracious predators. They and a very few other related genera exhibit semelparity.

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.


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