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Dendrolagus matschiei (Huon Tree Kangaroo) is a species of mammals in the family Macropodidae. They are listed as endangered by IUCN. They are native to Australia. They are solitary, diurnal herbivores. Individuals are known to live for 286 months and can grow to 537.8099999999999 mm. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on saltation to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NBO_0000370
  • Definition: (Bipedal jumping.) Behavior related to the upward thrust produced by the rapid, simultaneous extension of the hind legs with the intend to rise in the air
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Huon Tree Kangaroo. View this species on GBIF