Yellow-footed rock wallaby
Order : Diprotodontia
Family : Macropodidae
Species : Petrogale xanthopus
The Ring-tailed rock wallaby, yellow-footed rock wallaby is listed as Near Threatened (LR/nt), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Some facts about the
Ringtailed rock wallaby
Adult weight : 6 kg (13.2 lbs)
Maximum longevity : 14 years
Female maturity :541 days
Gestation : 31 days
Weaning : 344 days
Litter size : 1
Interval between litters : 196 days
Weight at birth : 0.001 kg (0.0022 lbs)
Weight at weaning : 2.5 kg (5.5 lbs)
Facts about the yellow-footed rock wallaby
The yellow-footed rock wallaby is also found in the area and is listed as a vulnerable species at state and national levels.
The yellow-footed rock wallaby is listed by IUCN as 'Lower risk: near threatened'.
The yellow-footed rock-wallaby (Petrogale xanthopus) is listed as ENDANGERED on the schedules of the NSW Threatened Species Conservation Act.
Yellow-footed Rock Wallaby (Petrogale xanthopus) is also found in depth group 1 but it is next represented in depth group 3 with no representatives in depth group 2.
 The Yellow Footed Rock Wallaby (Petrogale xanthopus) is a notable member of the local fauna.
" Although the yellow-footed rock wallaby is still declining today, the threats currently posed differ. (Full text)
Wood-Jones (one of Australia's great zoologists) wrote: "Petrogale xanthopus is a fitting example of an animal which needs sanctuary for its preservation and more stringent legislative efforts to check its slaughter. (Full text)
The Yellow-footed Rock Wallaby is a rare sight these days. (Full text)
Another rare wallaby, the endangered yellow-footed rock wallaby, is brightly colored, with yellow and orange fur on its limbs and a long yellow and brown striped tail. (Full text)
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