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Musky rat-kangaroo

Hypsiprymnodon moschatus

Description:

Marsupial, It is the smallest macropod that is quadrupedal and only diurnal. The musky rat-kangaroo is approximately 1 foot long and has a hairless tail, and eats fallen fruit and large seeds, as well as small invertebrates.

Habitat:

Rainforest, North east rainforest, Australia

Notes:

I just got one shot...was so quick

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2 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

(fixed scientific name)

Christiane
Christiane 9 years ago

Please join and add it to the "Marsupial of the World" Mission. http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8..... :)

MelanieAustralia
Spotted by
MelanieAustralia

4883, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Jul 3, 2010
Submitted on Jul 22, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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