Nabarlek

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Nabarlek
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Subclass: Marsupialia
Order: Diprotodontia
Family: Macropodidae
Genus: Petrogale
Species: P. concinna
Binomial name
Petrogale concinna
Gould, 1842
Nabarlek range

The Nabarlek (Petrogale concinna) is a small marsupial, also known as the Pygmy Rock-wallaby or the Little Rock-wallaby, a type of wallaby from northern Australia. Nabarleks are small kangaroos. They can hop and jump with their powerful legs, and balance on their long tail.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Menkhorst, Peter (2001). A Field Guide to the Mammals of Australia. Oxford University Press. p. 126.
  2. Woinarski, J., Burbidge, A., Telfer, W., McKenzie, N. & Start, T. (2008). Petrogale concinna. 2008 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN 2008. Retrieved on 28 December 2008. Database entry includes justification for why this species is data deficient