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Trichosurus cunninghami

Mountain Brushtail Possum, Southern Bobuck

Recently split from the Short-eared Brushtail, Trichosurus caninus found in NE NSW and SE Qld.  Found at higher elevations in the region in cool, wet eucalypt forest. Larger than a Common Brushtail, darker furred, bushier tailed with a blunter muzzle and ears not obviously longer than wide.

Trichosurus cunninghami is listed in the following regions:

Canberra & Southern Tablelands  |  Southern Highlands  |  South Coast

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Species information

  • Trichosurus cunninghami Scientific name
  • Mountain Brushtail Possum, Southern Bobuck Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive
  • Machine learning
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