Swamp Wallaby Wallabia bicolor

Wallabies and kangaroos belong to a group of animals known as “macropods.”

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ORIGIN:
Eastern Australia

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HABITAT:
Forests and swamps

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HEIGHT/WEIGHT:
20-45 lbs
Height: 2-3 ft

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DIET:
Grasses and leaves

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PREDATORS:
Dingos and birds of prey

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NATURAL DEFENSES:
Sharp claws

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REPRODUCTION:
36-day gestation; sexually mature at 14 months

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THREATS:
None

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LIFE EXPECTANCY:
12 yrs in wild

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