A Checklist of Australian Marsupials
 
Carnivorous Marsupials Herbivorous Marsupials

1.  Carnivorous Marsupials

Kultarr Antechinomys lanige
   
Mulgara Dasycercus cristicauda
Kowari Dasycercus byrnei
   
Thylacine Thylacinus cynocephalus
   
Agile Antechinus Antechinus agilis
Fawn Antechinus Antechinus bellus
Yellow-footed Antechinus Antechinus flavipes
Atherton Antechinus Antechinus godmani
Cinnamon Antechinus Antechinus leo
Swamp Antechinus Antechinus minimus
Brown Antechinus Antechinus stuartii
Dusky Antechinus Antechinus swainsonii
   
Ningbing Pseudantechinus Pseudantechinus ningbing
Carpentarian Pseudantechinus Pseudantechinus mimulus
Woolleys’ Pseudantechinus Pseudantechinus woolleyae
Fat-tailed Pseudantechinus Pseudantechinus macdonnellensis
   
Southern Dibbler  Parantechinus apicalis
Northern Dibbler  Parantechinus bilarni
   
Little Red Kaluta Dasykaluta rosamondae
   
Western Quoll Dasyurus geoffroii
Northern Quoll  Dasyurus hallucatus
Spotted-tailed Quoll Dasyurus maculatus
Eastern Quoll Dasyurus viverrinus
   
Wongai Ningaui Ningaui ridei
Pilbara Ningaui Ningaui timealeyi
Southern Ningaui Ningaui yvonneae
   
Red-tailed Phascogale Phascogale calura
Brush-tailed Phascogale Phascogale tapoatafa
   
Giles’ Planigale Planigale gilesi
Long-tailed Planigale Planigale ingrami
Common Planigale Planigale maculata
Narrow-nosed Planigale Planigale tenuirostris
   
Tasmanian Devil Sarcophilus harrisii
   
Kangaroo Island Dunnart Sminthopsis aitkeni
Chestnut Dunnart Sminthopsis archeri
Kakadu Dunnart Sminthopsis bindi
Butlers’ Dunnart Sminthopsis butleri
Fat-tailed Dunnart Sminthopsis crassicaudata
Little Long-Tailed Dunnart Sminthopsis dolichura
Julia Creek Dunnart  Sminthopsis douglasi
No Common Name Sminthopsis fuliginosus
Gilbert’s Dunnart Sminthopsis gilberti
White-tailed Dunnart  Sminthopsis granulipes
Grey Bellied Dunnart  Sminthopsis griseoventer
Hairy-footed Dunnart Sminthopsis hirtipes
White-footed Dunnart  Sminthopsis leucopus
Long-tailed Dunnart Sminthopsis longicaudata
Stripe-faced Dunnart  Sminthopsis macroura

Common Dunnart 

Sminthopsis murina

Ooldea Dunnart 

Sminthopsis ooldea

Sandhill Dunnart

Sminthopsis psammophila

Red-cheeked Dunnart 

Sminthopsis virginiae

Lesser Hairy-footed Dunnart 

Sminthopsis youngsoni

 
The Numbat
Numbat Myrmecobius fasciatus
 
Bandicoots and Bilbies
Pig-footed Bandicoot Chaeropus ecaudatus
Rufous Spiny Bandicoot Echymipera rufescens
   

No Common Name 

soodon arnhemensis

Golden Bandicoot 

Isoodon auratus

Northern Brown Bandicoot 

Isoodon macrourus

Southern Brown Bandicoot

Isoodon obesulus
   
Western Barred Bandicoot Perameles bougainville

Desert Bandicoot

Perameles eremiana

Eastern Barred Bandicoot 

Perameles gunnii

Long-nosed Bandicoot 

Perameles nasuta

   

Bilby

Macrotis lagotis

Lesser Bilby 

Macrotis leucura

 
Marsupial Mole
Marsupial Mole Notoryctes typhlops
   

to Herbivorous Marsupials

Bennett's Wallaby
Juvenile NT Brushtail Possum
Swamp Wallaby
Golden Brushtail Possum
Red Kangaroos
Yellow-footed Rock-wallabies
Baby Squirrel Glider
Sugar Glider
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