Reid kangaroo

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Reid kangaroo[1]
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Conservation status
Scienteefic classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Infraclass: Marsupialia
Order: Diprotodontia
Family: Macropodidae
Genus: Macropus
Species: M. rufus
Binomial name
Macropus rufus
Desmarest, 1822

The reid kangaroo (Macropus rufus) is the lairgest o aw kangaroos, the lairgest mammal native tae Australie, an the lairgest extant marsupial. It is foond across mainland Australie, avoidin anly the mair fertile areas in the sooth, the east coast, an the northren rainforests.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Groves, C. P. (2005). Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M, eds. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 66. OCLC 62265494. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. 
  2. Ellis, M., van Weenen, J., Copley, P., Dickman, C., Mawson, P. & Woinarski, J. (2008). Macropus rufus. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red Leet o Threatened Species. Retrieved 28 December 2008. Database entry includes justification for why this species is of least concern