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  • Kelt, D. A., and D. H. Van Vuren. 2001. The Ecology and Macroecology of Mammalian Home Range Area. American Naturalist 157:637-645.
  • Kenagy, G. J., and S. C. Trombulak. 1986. Size and Function of Mammalian Testes in Relation to Body Size. Journal of Mammalogy 67:1-22.
  • Lee, A. K., and A. Cockburn. 1985. The evolutionary ecology of marsupials. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
  • Lee, A. K., and S. J. Ward. 1989. Life Histories of Macropodoid marsupials. Pages 105-116 in G. J. P. a. H. I. Grigg, editor. Kangaroos, Wallabies and Rat-Kangaroos. Surrey Beatty and Sons Pty Ltd, Chipping Norton.
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  • MacDonald, D. 2001. The New Encyclopedia of Mammals. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.
  • McAllan, B. M., J. M. P. Joss, and B. T. Firth. 1991. Phase Delay of the Natural Photoperiod Alters Reproductive Timing in the Marsupial Antechinus stuartii. Journal of Zoology 225:633-646.
  • McAllan, M., T. O'Shea, J. Roberts. 1997. Seasonal changes in the reproductive anatomy of male Antechinus stuartii (Marsupialia: Dasyuridae). Journal of Morphology, 231(3): 261-275.
  • Newell, G. 1998. Characterization of vegetation in an Australian open forest community affected by cinnamon fungus (Phytophthora cinnamomi): Implications for faunal habitat quality. Plant Ecology, 137(1): 55-70.
  • Newell, G., B. Wilson. 1993. The relationship between cinnamon fungus (Phytophthora cinnamomi) and the abundance of Antechinus stuartii (Dasyuridae: Marsupialia) in the Brisbane Ranges, Victoria. Wildlife Research, 20(2): 251-259.
  • Nowak, R. 1997. "Walker's Mammals of the World 5.1 Online" (On-line). Accessed Novermber 20, 1999 at
  • Nowak, Ronald M. 1991. Walker's Mammals of the World, vol. 1, 5th ed.
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  • Richard Weigl (2005) Longevity of Mammals in Captivity; from the Living Collections of the World. Kleine Senckenberg-Reihe 48: Stuttgart.
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  • Rose, R. W. 1989. Embryonic Growth-Rates of Marsupials with a Note on Monotremes. Journal of Zoology 218:11-16.
  • Rose, R. W., C. M. Nevison, and A. F. Dixson. 1997. Testes weight, body weight and mating systems in marsupials and monotremes. Journal of Zoology 243:523-531.
  • Scott, M. P. 1986. The Timing and Synchrony of Seasonal Breeding in the Marsupial, Antechinus stuartii - Interaction of Environmental and Social Cues. Journal of Mammalogy 67:551-560.
  • Smith, F. A., S. K. Lyons, S. K. M. Ernest, K. E. Jones, D. M. Kaufman, T. Dayan, P. Marquet, J. H. Brown, and J. P. Haskell. 2003. Body size of late Quaternary mammals. Ecology 84:3403.
  • Strahan, R. 1983. Complete book of Australian mammals: the national photographic index of Australian wildlife. London, Sydney, and Melbourne: Angus and Rorertson.
  • Van Tets, I., R. Whelan. 1997. Banksia pollen in the diet of Australian mammals. Ecography, 20(5): 499-505.
  • Westman, W., G. Kortner, and F. Geiser. 2002. Developmental thermoenergetics of the dasyurid marsupial, Antechinus stuartii. Journal of Mammalogy 83:81-90.
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 1992. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 1993. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing. xviii + 1207
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 2005. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 2005. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2. 2142


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