Quokka

Scientific name: setonix branchyuras

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Physical Descriptions:
  • Small marsupial that are in the same family as Wallabies & Kangaroos.
  • Small round ears.Thick fur colored brown with some gray on its rear.Kangaroo like feet.
  • Tail is short with little hairs.
  • Size: 90 cm
  • Wieght: 2-4 kg
  • Long stron back legs and short arms.
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    Where Quokkas can be found today.
  • Quokkas like the Kangaroos have a pouch.
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Diagram of the Quokka.









Places Found:
  • Western Australia.
  • Rottnest Island.
Population:
  • Estimated to be around 10,000

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Quokka with joey in its pouch.