* Threatened or Endangered

Tammar Wallaby *

 : Notamacropus eugenii

 : Mammal

 : The islands off of the western and southern Australian coasts, in areas of dense vegetation with bushes and low trees. Also in thickets and at the outskirts of forests.

 : Mostly grass.

 : Up to 20 lbs. and 27 inches long.

 : Least Concern


• Tammar Wallabies have an abundant and stable population.

• They are very social animals.

• A group of wallabies is called a "mob."

• Mobs have a hierarchical structure with males competing for dominance by aggressively wrestling. The victor of these wrestling matches becomes the highest-ranking individual in the mob.

• The range of a mob can cover up to 250 acres and is guarded against other mobs.