Mammals

Marsupials

Match the picture to the replica.

Marsupials have pouches where their babies suckle and grow after they are born.

WOMBATS WALLABIES and QUOKKAS TASMANIAN DEVIL VIRGINIA OPOSSUM

Wombat

Common Wombat

Yellow-footed Rock Wallaby 

Wallabies

Quokka

 

 

Tasmanian Devil

Pictures from Animal Diversity Website

Tasmanian Devil

http://animaldiversity

.ummz.umich.edu/site/resources/ofstedal/

couper/devil2.jpg/view.html

Virginia Opossum

 

 

Virginia Opossum

 

COMMON WOMBAT

Location: Tasmania; South Australia; Bass Strait

Habitat: Sea level to alpine. Prefer coastal scrub and open forest; need soil good for burrowing and grasses to eat.

Diet: Herbivorous

YELLOW FOOTED ROCK WALLABY

Location: Mountains of South Australia to New South Wales

Habitat: Mountain tops, rocky ramparts, hillside caves

Diet: Herbivorous

TASMANIAN DEVIL

Location: Tasmania

Habitat: Anywhere in Tasmania it can find food and shelter. From coasts to mountains.

Diet: Carnivorous - Scavenger

VIRGINIA OPOSSUM

Location: US east of the Rocky Mountains and along the coast west of the Rockies to British Columbia.

Habitat: Terrestrial and arboreal (Lives in all areas, but prefers wooded land)

Diet: Omnivorous

Red Kangaroo

Picture from Animal Diversity Website

http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/

site/resources/david_blank/

macropusrufusmbox2.jpg/view.html

 

Leadbetter's Possum

ENDANGERED

 

RingtailPossum

Quoll

 

Numbat

Western Grey kangaroo

 

Koala

Picture from Animal Diversity Website

http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/

site/resources/eva_hejda/suedlkoala2.jpg/

view.html

Sugar Glider

Bandicoot

 

 

Bilby

Prepared 1/29/2007

Pictures are granted permission for educational purposes only.

Citation: Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed January 29, 2007 at http://animaldiversity.org.
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