rock wallaby
noun Date: 1841 any of various medium-sized kangaroos (genus Petrogale) having a gray or brown coat usually with distinctive markings

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  • rock wallaby — noun slender long legged Australian wallabies living in caves and rocky areas • Syn: ↑rock kangaroo • Hypernyms: ↑wallaby, ↑brush kangaroo • Member Holonyms: ↑Petrogale, ↑genus Petrogale …   Useful english dictionary

  • rock wallaby — any wallaby of the genus Petrogale, having a banded or striped coat, slender body, and long legs and feet, inhabiting caves and rocky areas in Australia. [1835 45] * * * …   Universalium

  • rock wallaby — /ˈrɒk wɒləbi / (say rok woluhbee) noun any of a number of small wallabies of the genera Petrogale and Peradorcas, having long, cylindrical, hairy tails and thickly padded and roughened feet adapted for rocky environments …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Black-flanked Rock-wallaby — taxobox name = Black flanked Rock wallabyMSW3 Groves|pages=68] status = NT status system = iucn3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia subclassis = Marsupialia ordo = Diprotodontia familia = Macropodidae genus = Petrogale… …   Wikipedia

  • Yellow-footed Rock-wallaby — Taxobox name = Yellow footed Rock wallabyMSW3 Groves|pages=69] status = NT status system = iucn3.1 status ref = IUCN2006|assessors=Australasian Marsupial Monotreme Specialist Group|year=1996|id=16750|title=Petrogale xanthopus|downloaded=11 May… …   Wikipedia

  • Proserpine Rock-wallaby — Taxobox name = Proserpine Rock wallabyMSW3 Groves|pages=68] status = EN status system = iucn3.1 status ref = IUCN2006|assessors=Australasian Marsupial Monotreme Specialist Group|year=1996|id=16747|title=Petrogale persephone|downloaded=2007 01 01… …   Wikipedia

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