marsupials

Helping to save Australian koalas

July 19th, 2017

Murdoch University has undertaken one of the biggest studies of sick koalas in Australia in a bid to help save the iconic native animal.

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Bandicoot and bilby review finds gaps in current knowledge

December 14th, 2016

Basic biological information about bandicoots remains a mystery

The evolutionary history of a group of small, solitary marsupials native to Australasia requires further research to fill in knowledge gaps, a review co-written by a Murdoch academic suggests.

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Research finds possible key to woylie decline

November 27th, 2013

New research led by Murdoch University suggests the catastrophic decline of the endangered woylie may be linked to common infections with Trypanosoma parasites.

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Aussie diggers linked to ecosystem decline

September 25th, 2013

A new Murdoch University-led study has highlighted the relationship between the loss of Australian digging mammals and ecosystem decline.

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