EASTERN QUOLL FACTS
The Eastern Quoll has black or brown fur with white spots. It has no spots on the tail, unlike the Tiger Quoll.
Eastern Native Cat
about 40cm long with 23cm tail. Smaller than the Tiger Quoll.
dry eucalypt forest, scrub, heath and farmland
insects, grubs, small birds and small mammals. Also grasses, berries.
Litter of 6, with gestation of 21 days.
common in Tasmania
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
The conservation status in the 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals is "lower risk/near threatened".
|Common Name:||Eastern Quoll|
Relatives in same Genus
Tiger Quoll (D. maculatus)