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Rufous Bettong
Rufous Bettong Aepyprymnus rufescens forages wild and free at night in its natural habitat on the grassy floor of riparian Coolibah woodland, Dawson River, upstream of Nathan Gorge, Central Queensland, Australia. Such riparian habitats provide wildlife corridors for dispersal. CQ26.2s
Brush-tail Possum 
Brush-tail Possum Trichosurus vulpecula vulpecula, an arboreal marsupial, is the most familiar and abundant Australian possum. Omnivorous and able to adapt to human environments, 350-550mm head-body length (tail an additional 250-400mm and moderately prehensile, aiding its sharp claws when climbing in trees).CQ32.6s
Brush-tail Possum 
Brush-tail Possum Trichosurus vulpecula vulpecula, an arboreal marsupial, using a hollow in a mature riverside River Red Gum. The most familiar and abundant Australian possum, 350-550mm head-body length (tail an additional 250-400mm and moderately prehensile, aiding its sharp claws when climbing in trees.SW113.4s
Red-legged Pademelon

  Red-legged Pademelon Thylogale stigmatica in its rainforest floor habitat, where it feeds on fallen leaves and fruits, or understorey plants. Normally a solitary animal, they can gather under fruit bearing trees. C96.9s

Red-necked Wallaby

Red-necked Wallaby Macropus rufogriseus banksianus, is a common medium sized macropodid in eastern Australia where it maintains populations in forested or semi-cleared country wherever there is some shelter e.g. vegetation along stream banks or on hills.S113.3s 

young Swamp Wallaby 
Swamp Wallaby Wallabia bicolor is a browser; this young one is browsing on a dry eucalypt leaf. 3 large macropodids - Grey Kangaroo, Swamp Wallaby & Red-necked Wallaby co-exist in Australian open forests, needing niche partitioning. The Swamp Wallaby is probably a browser of courser vegetation.CQ47.7s
Bridled Nail-tail Wallaby 
Rare and restricted Bridled Nail-tail Wallaby Onychogalea fraenata, inhabitant of grassy woodlands of Brigalow and Eucalypt in an area of Central Queensland, Australia only 11 000ha in extent. It formerly ranged to western Victoria.c96.3s
Pretty-faced Wallaby or Whiptail 
Pretty-faced Wallaby or Whiptail Macropus parryi lives in eastern Australia, one of several common, attractive wallabies (small kangaroos), almost a metre tall.C96.12s
young Grey Kangaroo in grassy woodland Young Eastern Grey Kangaroo Macropus giganteus grazing native grass in open eucalypt forest, Australia during a good season. In drought juvenile mortality increases first. Populations recover rapidly after rains. s104.8s
brush-tailed possum 
Brush-tail Possums Trichosurus vulpecula at home in a farm shed, a native wildlife species adapting its behaviour to the human built environment. Thousands live in Australian suburbia, feeding on natural and introduced vegetation and scavenging. While occasionally becoming a nuisance, such “urban wildlife” generally enhances people’s lives.6x6cm CQ16.3e
brush-tailed possum in shed 
Brush-tail Possum Trichosurus vulpecula at home in a farm shed, an example of a native wildlife species which has adapted its behaviour and prospered in the human built environment. Such “urban wildlife” generally enhances people’s lives.6x6cm CQ16.4e
prehensile tail of possum 
Brush-tail Possum Trichosurus vulpecula showing its semi-prehensile tail. CQ32.10s
Agile Wallaby 
Agile Wallaby Macropus agilis feeds on green growth generated by fires early in the dry season, when soil moisture is still high, Gurig National Park, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia. Aboriginal firing of the land was largely for this purpose. N17.12s
Banteng grazing, NT Banteng cow Bos javanicus in Gurig NP, Cobourg Peninsula, Arnhem Land, Australia. Introduced by early settlers and now feral, the isolated population is now the only pure genetic stock of the species. N55.14s
Bobuck or Mountain Possum 
Mountain possum or Bobuck Trichosurus caninus, an arboreal mammal of old-growth, high altitude Australian forests, eg. here at Coolangubra forest wilderness, south-east New South Wales, threatened by woodchipping. L2.9s
Echidna 
Echidna or Spiney Ant-eater Tachyglossus aculeatus, a monotreme mammal from Australia, presents a spiney, untouchable exterior to any danger, as it shuffles around the bush looking for ants nests to raid.S29.21s
Asian Elephant 
Asian Elephant Elephas maximus in Sumatra, Indonesia, foraging on bamboo, Kerinci Enclave farmland, Kerinci-Seblat NP. Isolated wild groups come in conflict with farmers, are removed to reserves or domesticated for logging, tourism.I69.9s
Tapir 
Malay Tapir Tapirus indicus, an odd-toed ungulate (order Perissodactyla) and herbivore about 1m at the shoulder, with white rear portion of body, with elongated flexible nose. I33.5s
Monkey inspecting another for parasites 
Long-tailed Macaques Macaca fascicularis preen and inspect one another for parasites as part of their complex social interactions, like most primates (but showing no human inhibitions). I71.24s
Macaques fleaing 
Long-tailed Macaques Macaca fascicularis preen one another as part of their complex social interactions, like most primates. I72.1s
Young Orang Utan eating a mango 
Young Orang-utan Pongo pygmaeus using its dextrous hands to eat a mango. Orang-utans are dependent on large fruiting trees dispersed widely through lowland tropical rainforest in Borneo, North Sumatra, needing large protected areas of a forest type also in demand by humans. I72.5s
Young Orang Utan in tree 
Young Orang-Utan Pongo pygmaeus swings onto a rainforest branch as it explores its natural habitat of equatorial lowland and riparian rainforest near Camp Leaky rehabilitation centre, Tanjung Puting N.P., Central Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo. I72.6s
Palm Civet 
Palm Civet Paradoxurus hermaphoditus is a nocturnal mammal of tropical forests, regrowth and fringes from India to Lesser Sunda islands. This one ia a victim of logging in equatorial lowland rainforest, West Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo. I72.4s
Native Australian Dusky Field Rat 
Dusky Rat or Mulbu Rattus colletti in open forest of Gurig National Park, Cobourg Peninsula, Arnhem Land, Australia. Their populations are determined by severity of flood and drought in the Wet/Dry seasonal cycles of the monsoon tropics.N93.6s
White-handed Gibbon 
White-handed Gibbon Hylobates lar is in superfamily Hominoidea with apes, inhabits tropical rainforest in Indo-China and Sumatra where it swings fast and accurately through treetops with its long arms, easily leaping 10m gaps.I65.9s
red kangaroos at sunset 
Rich colour of a buck Red Kangaroo Megaleia rufa compared to smaller and draber "blue flyer" female at water, outback summer evening, Thrushton NP, SW Qld, Aust. Roos are crepuscular, active at dawn, dusk, estimated pop. 6-10.5 million, fluctuates with rainfall. S94.4s
Koala taking it easy 
Koala Phascolarctos cinereus lays back to digest its eucalypt leaf meal in filtered forest sunlight. Mainly nocturnal, koalas conserve energy but may walk many kilometres around a feeding territory or when dispersing, despite a low-calorie diet. C94.24s
Echidna closed up in defence 
Echidna or Spiney Ant-eater Tachyglossus aculeatus, a monotreme mammal from Australia, closes up and presents a spiney, untouchable exterior to any perceived danger, as it shuffles around the bush looking for ants nests to raid. S11.22s
Little Brown Bat 
Little Brown Bat in Eptesicus pumilus species complex, uses echo-location received in its specialised ears to determine its surroundings and catch flying insects in forest country, eaten on the wing or at roost on a tree limb, Australia. S101.6
Purple Rock Wallaby of inland Queensland 
Purple-necked Rock Wallaby Petrogale purpuriecollis, western Queensland, Australia, example of a species isolate of a more widespread species (Black-footed RW), one of several in habitat islands (rocky hills) across inland Australia. Q31.8
Yellow-footed Antechinus in log 
Yellow-footed Antechinus Antechinus flavipes, the most widespread of small marsupials found throughout eastern Australia including around settlement. This one shelters in a hollow log, important wildlife habitat but needing mature trees and undisturbed forest floors.S112.13s

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