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Petrogale penicillata is a species of mammals in the family Macropodidae. They are listed as vulnerable by IUCN. They are native to Australia. They are nocturnal herbivores. Individuals are known to live for 172.8 months. Reproduction is viviparous and dioecious. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on saltation to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NBO_0000370
  • Definition: (Bipedal jumping.) Behavior related to the upward thrust produced by the rapid, simultaneous extension of the hind legs with the intend to rise in the air
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Petrogale penicillata (Gray 1827). View this species on GBIF