Swamp Wallaby
Front
Murray Mallee Region
Brushtail Possum
Mother carrying juvenile
 
    
Brushtail Possum (Trichosurus vulpecula)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Mammal (Mammalia)
Order: Kangaroo & Wombat (Diprotodontia)
Family: Brushtail Possum (Phalangeridae)
Species: Brushtail Possum (Trichosurus vulpecula)
This Photo:     Female, front

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee & Adelaide Hills

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 04-Apr-2014
This species is classed as NT (Near Threatened) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)