Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAVS: 1076

Species Sminthopsis hirtipes Thomas, 1898

Hairy-footed Dunnart




Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


NT, Qld, SA, WA: Burt Plain (BRT), Central Ranges (CR), Eyre Yorke Block (EYB), Finke (FIN), Gibson Desert (GD), Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Great Victoria Desert (GVD), MacDonnell Ranges (MAC), Murchison (MUR), Nullarbor (NUL), Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields (SSD), Yalgoo (YAL)

Ecological Descriptors

Burrower, insectivorous, low open woodland, nocturnal, open scrub, predator, terrestrial, woodland.

Extra Ecological Information

Diet includes small lizards.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
02-Sep-2019 29-Oct-2010 MOVED
15-Oct-2010 15-Oct-2010 MOVED
15-Oct-2010 15-Oct-2010 MOVED
12-Feb-2010 (import)