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Petrogale xanthopus (Yellow-footed Rock-wallaby)

Wikipedia Abstract

The yellow-footed rock-wallaby (Petrogale xanthopus) is a member of the macropod family. The yellow-footed rock-wallaby is grey-brown with a yellow striped tail, white underside, yellow forearms and yellow feet. A fully grown adult will stand 60 cm high and weighs 7–13 kg ( ). This rock-wallaby is found in western New South Wales, northwestern Victoria, the east of South Australia and even small bits of Queensland.
View Wikipedia Record: Petrogale xanthopus

Infraspecies

Petrogale xanthopus celeris (Yellow-footed rock wallaby)
Petrogale xanthopus xanthopus (Yellow-footed rock wallaby)

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
2
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
31
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 6.84
EDGE Score: 2.75

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  13.23 lbs (6.00 kg)
Birth Weight [1]  1 grams
Female Maturity [1]  1 year 5 months
Gestation [1]  31 days
Litter Size [1]  1
Maximum Longevity [1]  14 years
Weaning [1]  11 months 14 days

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Eastern Australia mulga shrublands Australia Australasia Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Eyre and York mallee Australia Australasia Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Great Victoria desert Australia Australasia Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Mount Lofty woodlands Australia Australasia Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Tirari-Sturt stony desert Australia Australasia Deserts and Xeric Shrublands

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Cloacina caenis <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina communis <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina curta <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina daveyi <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina feronia <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina frequens <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina hydriformis <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina longelabiata <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina macropodis <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina parva <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina pearsoni <Unverified Name>[2]
Cloacina robertsi <Unverified Name>[3]
Cloacina similis <Unverified Name>[2]
Cryptosporidium fayeri <Unverified Name>[3]
Eimeria xanthopus <Unverified Name>[3]
Giardia duodenalis <Unverified Name>[3]
Labiostrongylus longispicularis <Unverified Name>[2]
Leptopsylla segnis (European mouse flea)[4]
Macropostrongyloides baylisi <Unverified Name>[2]
Rugopharynx australis[2]
Sarcocystis macropodis <Unverified Name>[3]
Toxoplasma gondii <Unverified Name>[3]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Adelaide Zooxanthopus
Cleland Wildlife Parkxanthopus
Great Plains Zooxanthopus
Healesville Sanctuaryxanthopus
Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardensxanthopus
Monarto Zoological Parkxanthopus
Museum de Besanconxanthopus
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zooxanthopus
Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Parkxanthopus
Prospect Park Zooxanthopus
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquarxanthopus
San Diego Zooxanthopus
Tampa's Lowry Park Zooxanthopus
Tierpark Berlin-Friedrichsfelde GmbHxanthopus
Western Plains Zooxanthopus
Zoo Aquarium de Madrid (GRPR)xanthopus

Range Map

Australia;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Groves C.P., 2006-11-28, in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1de 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 2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London 3Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19 4International Flea Database
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
EDGE analysis provided by EDGE of Existence programme, Zoological Society of London
Range map provided by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), Conservation International & NatureServe.
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011