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Wallace's Dasyure
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Information
Range Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Specifically, is found on the Aru Islands of the Maluku Province of Indonesia.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Dasyuromorphia
Family Dasyuridae
Genus Myoictis
Species Myoictis wallacei
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Wallace's dasyure (Myoictis wallacei), is a species of dasyurid in the Dasyuridae family. It is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Specifically, is found on the Aru Islands of the Maluku Province of Indonesia.

The scientific name of this animal comes from British naturalist, Alfred Russel Wallace, who collected a specimen in the Aru Islands.

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