antechinus

antechinus
[ˌantɪ'kʌɪnəs]
noun a shrew-like marsupial mouse found in Australia, New Guinea, and Tasmania. [Genus Antechinus.]
Origin
mod. L., from Gk anti- 'simulating' + ekhinos 'hedgehog' (from its bristly fur).

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