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Species profile—Petrogale persephone (Proserpine rock-wallaby)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Macropodidae (wallabies, kangaroos and tree-kangaroos) → Petrogale persephone (Proserpine rock-wallaby)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Macropodidae (wallabies, kangaroos and tree-kangaroos)
Scientific name
Petrogale persephone Maynes, 1982
Common name
Proserpine rock-wallaby
Type reference
Maynes, G.M. (1982). A new species of rock-wallaby, Petrogale persephone (Marsupialia: Macropodidae) from Proserpine central Queensland. Aust. Mammal. 5: 47-58.[47]
WildNet taxon ID
891
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Endangered
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC) status
Endangered
Back on Track (BoT) status
Critical
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
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Other resources

Species Profile and Threats Database (SPRAT)
Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=891

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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