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Related to Bettongia: Bettongia lesueur
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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.
Start AN, Burbidge AA, Armstrong D (1998) A review of the conservation status of the woylie, Bettongia penicillata ogilbyi (Marsupialia: Potoroidae) using IUCN criteria.
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.
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.