Macropodidae

A family of herbivorous leaping MAMMALS of Australia, New Guinea, and adjacent islands. Members include kangaroos, wallabies, quokkas, and wallaroos.
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2012
2012
The rock-wallaby genus Petrogale comprises a group of habitat-specialist macropodids endemic to Australia. Their restriction to… (More)
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2010
2010
Australia and New Guinea share a common biogeographical history and unique vertebrate fauna. Investigation of genetic… (More)
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2008
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2008
Kangaroos and kin (Macropodiformes) are themost conspicuous elements of the Australasianmarsupial fauna. The approximately 70… (More)
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2005
2005
The present study was designed to investigate how the form of the marsupial thoracolumbar vertebrae varies to cope with the… (More)
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2005
2005
Department of Conservation and Land Management, Dwellingup Research Centre, Banksiadale Road, Dwellingup, Western Australia 6213… (More)
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1998
1998
Kangaroos and their relatives (family Macropodidae) are divided into the subfamilies Macropodinae (kangaroos, wallabies… (More)
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1993
1993
The pattern of onset and general rate of cranial ossification are compared in two marsupials, Monodelphis domestica (Didelphidae… (More)
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1990
1990
The segmental distribution of body weight and the proportions of skin, muscle, and bone are compared for three genera of the… (More)
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1989
1989
Chromosomal rearrangements in the two currently recognised races of Petrogale godmani were examined using C- and G-banding. The… (More)
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1988
1988
Relationships between basal and fed metabolic rates and whole-body protein turnover rates were examined in three species of… (More)
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