Woylie

Bettongia penicillata

Summary 2

The woylie or brush-tailed bettong (Bettongia penicillata) is an extremely rare, small marsupial that belongs to the genus Bettongia. It is endemic to Australia. The two subspecies are B. p. ogilbyi and the now extinct B. p. penicillata.

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  1. (c) pfaucher, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/30651085
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bettongia_penicillata

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