Mammal Watch Porongurup

Mammalian fauna in Australia is generally dominated by marsupials but there is also rodents, bats and other placental mammals to be found as well. A whopping 87% of Australian terrestrial mammals are found nowhere else in the world. Like many creatures in Australia the local mammals are often ...more ↓

Western Quoll 5
Dasyurus geoffroii
Honey Possum 6
Tarsipes rostratus
Southwestern Pygmy Possum 7
Cercartetus concinnus
Western Ringtail Possum 8
Pseudocheirus occidentalis
Common Brushtail Possum 9
Trichosurus vulpecula
Western Grey Kangaroo 10
Macropus fuliginosus
Black-Gloved Wallaby 11
Macropus irma
Quokka 8
Setonix brachyurus
Quenda 12
Isoodon obesulus fusciventer
Bush Rat 13
Rattus fuscipes
Black Rat 14
Rattus rattus
Rakali 15
Hydromys chrysogaster
Gould's Wattled Bat 16
Chalinolobus gouldii
Chocolate Wattled Bat 16
Chalinolobus morio
Western False Pipistrelle
Falsistrellus mackenziei
Lesser Long-eared Bat 16
Nyctophilus geoffroyi
Gould's Long-eared Bat 16
Nyctophilus gouldi
Southern Free-tailed Bat 16
Mormopterus planiceps
White-striped Free-tailed Bat 16
Austronomus australis

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