> Vombatus ursinus
Vombatus ursinus (Common Wombat; coarse-haired wombat)
The common wombat (Vombatus ursinus), also known as the coarse-haired wombat or bare-nosed wombat, is a marsupial, one of three species of wombats and the only one in the genus Vombatus. The common wombat grows to an average of 98 cm long and a weight of 26 kg .
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|Adult Weight  ||56.22 lbs (25.50 kg)|
|Birth Weight  ||1 grams|
|Female Maturity  ||2 years|
|Male Maturity  ||2 years|
|Gestation  ||27 days|
|Litter Size  ||1|
|Maximum Longevity  ||30 years|
|Weaning  ||11 months 20 days|
Institutions (Zoos, etc.)
Species recognized by Groves C.P., 2006-11-28, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in
Attributes / relations provided by ♦ 1
de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits.
Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774 ♦ 2Who's Eating Who ♦ 3
Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database
of the Natural History Museum, London ♦ 4Species Interactions of Australia Database
, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19 ♦ 5International Flea Database
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder
Range map provided by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), Conservation International & NatureServe.