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Sunday Species Snapshot: Goodfellow’s Tree-Kangaroo

Sunday Species Snapshot: Goodfellow’s Tree-Kangaroo

Yes, there are kangaroos that live in trees. Like the famous hoppers of Australia, tree-kangaroos are marsupials. Unlike ground kangaroos, tree-kangaroos are adapted for arboreal life, making them particularly vulnerable to deforestation.

March 23, 2014 — John R. Platt