Goodfellow's tree kangaroo

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Original source: Goodfellow’s Tree-kangaroo (Dendrolagus goodfellowi), taken by Timmy Toucan on Flickr. Original page here.

Goodfellow's tree kangaroo

Order : Diprotodontia
Family : Macropodidae
Species : Dendrolagus goodfellowi

 

The Goodfellow's tree kangaroo, ornate tree-kangaroo is listed as Endangered (EN), considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the Goodfellow
A young / baby of a Goodfellow is called a 'joey'. The females are called 'flyer or doe' and males 'boomer or buck'. A Goodfellow group is called a 'mob, troop or court'.
Goodfellow's tree kangaroo habitats
Forest and Subtropical / Tropical Dry forest
Some facts about the
Goodfellow's tree kangaroo

Adult weight : 7.4 kg (16.28 lbs)

Maximum longevity : 24 years

Gestation : 45 days

Weaning : 360 days

Litter size : 1

Source: AnAge, licensed under CC

Facts about the Goodfellow's tree kangaroo

De goodfellowboomkangoeroe (Dendrolagus goodfellowi) is voornamelijk bekend om zijn veelkleurige vacht.

Found in New Guinea, this sub-species of Goodfellow's Tree-Kangaroo is classified as vulnerable, mainly due to excessive hunting.

Goodfellow's Tree Kangaroo is a native to Papua New Guinea and is an endangered species because of habitat reduction.

Goodfellow's Tree-kangaroo is a threatened species native to Papua New .

De goodfellowboomkangoeroe (Dendrolagus goodfellowi) is voornamelijk bekend om zijn veelkleurige vacht. (Full text)

De goodfellowboomkangoeroe (Dendrolagus goodfellowi) is voornamelijk bekend om zijn veelkleurige vacht. (Full text)

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