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Species profile—Notamacropus parryi (whiptail wallaby)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Macropodidae (wallabies, kangaroos and tree-kangaroos) → Notamacropus parryi (whiptail wallaby)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Macropodidae (wallabies, kangaroos and tree-kangaroos)
Scientific name
Notamacropus parryi (Bennett, 1835)
Common name
whiptail wallaby
Type reference
Bennett, E.T. (1835). On a new species of kangaroo. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1834: 151-152 [151 pl. 27].
WildNet taxon ID
902
Synonym(s)
Macropus parryi
Alternate name(s)
pretty-face wallaby
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Agricultural Pest
Species environment
Terrestrial

Other resources

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=902

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

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
8 March 2022
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