Taxon profile

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kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Diprotodontia - diprotodont marsupials »  family Macropodidae - kangaroos and wallabies

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

genus Dendrolagus Müller, 1840 - tree kangaroos
genus Dorcopsis Schlegel & Müller, 1845 - Forest Wallabies
genus Dorcopsulus Matschie, 1916 - Lesser Forest Wallabies
genus Lagorchestes Gould, 1841
genus Macropus Shaw, 1790
genus Onychogalea Gray, 1841
genus Petrogale Gray, 1837 - Rock Wallabies
genus Setonix Lesson, 1842
genus Thylogale Gray, 1837
genus Wallabia Trouessart, 1905

Fossil taxa

genus Prionotemnus Stirton, 1955

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [b5affee1-2306-4626-8d36-cfe961547d87]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Macropodinae]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
CZ Anděra M. (2011): České názvy živočichů. Savci (Mammalia). Dodatek 1 – Vačnatí (Metatheria), Lynx, n. s. Praha [as Macropodinae]
Data retrieved on: 8 March 2011

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