Biology, life history, and captive management of the kultarr (Antechinomys laniger).

@article{Stannard2014BiologyLH,
  title={Biology, life history, and captive management of the kultarr (Antechinomys laniger).},
  author={Hayley J Stannard and Julie M Old},
  journal={Zoo biology},
  year={2014},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={
          157-65
        }
}
The kultarr (Antechinomys laniger) is a small marsupial that inhabits arid and semi-arid areas of central Australia. The kultarr is the only species within its genus and is morphologically unique from other dasyurids. Like many Australian marsupials, the kultarr has undergone significant population declines and although it is listed as "least concern" on the IUCN red list little is known of their ecology in the wild. A lack of knowledge on their biology can be attributed to their cryptic nature… CONTINUE READING