WALABI. TREE-KANGAROO.

WALABI. TREE-KANGAROO.
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To the genus of Arboreal wallabies (Dendrolagus) include 6 species. Of them in New Guinea is inhabited by D. Inustus or bearish Wallaby, D. Matschiei or Wallaby of Matchesa having a subspecies of D. Goodfellowi (Wallaby Goodfellow), D. Dorianus Wallaby Doria. In the Australian Queensland found D. Lumholtzi – the wallabies Lumholtzi (bungaree), D. Bennettianus – Bennett Wallaby, or karibino. Initial their place of residence was New Guinea, but now the wallabies are found in Australia. Tree kangaroos live in the tropical forests of the mountain regions, at an altitude from 450 to 3000 metres. above the sea level. The body size of the animal 52-81 cm, tail length from 42 to 93 see Wallabies weigh, depending on the species, from 7.7 to 10 kg males and from 6.7 to 8.9 kg females.