Soothren hairy-nebbit wombat

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Soothren hairy-nebbit wombat[1]
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Scienteefic clessification e
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Infracless: Marsupialia
Order: Diprotodontia
Faimily: Vombatidae
Genus: Lasiorhinus
Gray, 1863
Species: L. latifrons
Binomial name
Lasiorhinus latifrons
(Owen, 1845)
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Soothren hairy-nebbit wombat range

The Soothren hairy-nebbit wombat (Lasiorhinus latifrons) is ane o three species o wombats. It is foond in scattered auries o semiarid scrub an mallee frae the eastren Nullarbor Plain tae the New Sooth Wales border aurie. It is the smawest o aw three wombat species. The young aften dae no survive dry saisons. It is the state ainimal o Sooth Australie.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Groves, C. P. (2005). "Order Diprotodontia". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 43–44. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 
  2. Woinarski, J. & Burbidge, A.A. (2014). "Lasiorhinus latifrons". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2008. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 14 December 2016. 
  3. "Southern Hairy-nosed Wombat". Unique Australian Animals Website.