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- another term for phascogale
- ‘Other wildlife include the koomal (brushtail possum), wambenger (brush-tailed phascogale), quenda (southern brown bandicoot), bush rat, kangaroo, several species of birds of prey and nocturnal birds.’
- ‘I thought it was a squirrel at first glance, but then wambengers kind of do look similar to squirrels.’
- ‘Other possible wildlife you may encounter in the area are boobok owls, tawny frogmouths, and wambengers.’
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