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Rose RW (1986) The Habitat, Distribution and Conservation Status of the Tasmanian Bettong, Bettongia Gaimardi (Desmarest).
Delroy LB, Earl J, Radbone I, Robinson AC, Hewett M (1986) The breeding biology and re-establishment of the brush-tailed bettong, Bettongia penicillata, in South Australia.
1 30 native mammals Arctocephalus pusillus Australian fur seal 4 9 1 Bettongia gaimardi bettong Dasyurus viverrinus native cat 1 1.
Endangered species which scientists are now trying to save from cats and foxes include the mala (Lagorchestes hirsutus), the antina (Zyzomys pedunculatus, or central rock rat), the burrowing and brushtail bettong, Bettongia lagotis, the bilby, Macrotis lagotis, the Alice Springs mouse, Pseudomysfieldi, and the mallee fowl, Leipoa ocellata.
Desert Bettong Bettongia anhydra, Central Hare-wallaby (Kuluwarri) Lagorchestes asomatus, Short-tailed Hoppingmouse Notomys amplus, Darling Downs Hopping-mouse N.
ON the Heirisson Prong Peninsula, scientists and wildlife managers are fighting an ongoing battle to protect from predators reintroduced populations of the burrowing bettong Bettongia lesueur, and western barred bandicoot Perameles bougainville.