Order : Peramelemorphia
Family : Peramelidae
Facts about the family Peramelidae, the Australian bandicoots
The Bandicoot family (Peramelidae) is fairly represented; it includes the rabbit-bandicoot, which crosses in its eastern range the western border of the country.
However, Australian bandicoots are marsupials and so obviously not at all related to any of these other animals. (Full text)