By Ken Richardson

This e-book presents an authoritative resource of data on kangaroos and their relations. subject matters contain: species features and biology, variations and serve as, and conservation. The e-book additionally discusses culling and the industrial kangaroo harvest, in addition to nationwide attitudes to kangaroos and their worth for tourism.
There are seventy one regarded species of kangaroo present in Australasia. of those, forty six are endemic to Australia, 21 are endemic to the island of latest Guinea, and 4 species are present in either areas. a number of the species have a couple of universal names, together with bettong, kangaroo, pademelon, potoroo, quokka, rat kangaroo, rock wallaby, tree kangaroo, wallaby and wallaroo.
Illustrated in complete color, Australia’s outstanding Kangaroos will supply readers perception into the realm of this fascinating marsupial – an animal that has delight of position at the Australian Coat of Arms.

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