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Species profile—Osphranter robustus (common wallaroo)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Macropodidae (wallabies, kangaroos and tree-kangaroos) → Osphranter robustus (common wallaroo)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Macropodidae (wallabies, kangaroos and tree-kangaroos)
Scientific name
Osphranter robustus (Gould, 1840)
Common name
common wallaroo
Type reference
Gould, J. (1841). On five new species of kangaroo. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1840: 92-94.
WildNet taxon ID
903
Synonym(s)
Macropus robustus
Alternate name(s)
euro
walla
mammy doe (females)
hill kangaroo
eastern grey wallaroo
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=903

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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