Identifying the Kangaroo

 
 

Below you will find pictures and basic descriptions of the more common kangaroo species.
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The Red Kangaroo
(
Macropus rufus)

The Western Grey Kangaroo
(
Macropus fuliginosus)

The Eastern Grey Kangaroo
(
Macropus giganteus)

The Euro or Wallaroo
(
Macropus robustus)

 

Comparisons between species

Joey Identification

Noses

Distribution/Location
Maps of the distribution of all
the above species

 
Bennett's Wallaby
Juvenile NT Brushtail Possum
Swamp Wallaby
Golden Brushtail Possum
Red Kangaroos
Yellow-footed Rock-wallabies
Baby Squirrel Glider
Sugar Glider
Euro

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