Musky Rat-kangaroo ©myabccoolimages.com
Musky Rat-kangaroo ©myabccoolimages.com

Order Diprotodontia

Family Hypsiprymnodontidae

Scientific Name

Hypsiprymnodon moschatus

Thumbnail Description

It is the smallest macropod

Size and Weight

Adults:

BODY-LENGTH: 21 to 34 cm

WEIGHT: 332 and 680 g

TAIL: 6.5- to 12.3 cm

Habitat

Rainforests

Distribution

Northeast Australia

Diet

Fallen fruit, large seeds, small invertebrates

Reproduction

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Joey

Home Range

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Nocturnal

Conservation Status

Least Concern