Calaby's pademelon

Calaby's pademelon

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Thylogale calabyi

Calaby's pademelon, also known as the alpine wallaby, is a species of marsupial in the family Macropodidae. It is endemic to Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, dry savanna, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, and subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland. It is threatened by habitat loss. Pademelons share many similarities in body structure to other marsupials through their pouch to care for their young and tail used for jumping. Calaby

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Biogeographical realms

Calaby's pademelon habitat map

References

1. Calaby's pademelon Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calaby's_pademelon
2. Calaby's pademelon on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/21873/21958741

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