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[SLUG] dpkg-source: command not found

OK apt-get men whats gone wrong? How do I fix it?

# apt-get source ncpfs
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
Need to get 486kB of source archives.
Get:1 http://mirror.aarnet.edu.au stable/main ncpfs (dsc) [540B]
Get:2 http://mirror.aarnet.edu.au stable/main ncpfs (tar) [479kB]   
Get:3 http://mirror.aarnet.edu.au stable/main ncpfs (diff)
Fetched 486kB in 2m1s (3994B/s)
sh: dpkg-source: command not found
Unpack command 'dpkg-source -x ncpfs_2.2.0.17-1.dsc' failed.
E: Child process failed

It downloaded the source tar.gz fine but man apt-get or man dpkg 
or apropos dpkg does not mention dpkg-source.

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