Grizzled Tree-kangaroo ©www.iltaw.com
Grizzled Tree-kangaroo ©www.iltaw.com

Order Diprotodontia

Family Macropodidae

Scientific Name

Dendrolagus inustus

Thumbnail Description

The toes are armed with strong claws and the fourth toe is usually longer than the others

Size and Weight

Adults:

TOTAL-LENGTH: 75 to 90 cm (30 to 35 in)

WEIGHT: 8 and 15 kg (18 and 33 lb)

Habitat

Foothill forests; altitude 1,400 m (4,600 ft)

Distribution

Northern and western New Guinea

Diet

Leaves of Schuurmansiella angustifolia, Gnetum, Tetracera, Elatostema, arums, fruits of fig trees

Reproduction

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Unknown

Conservation Status

Vulnerable