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SPECIES Macropus (Macropus) fuliginosus

Author:Desmarest, 1817.
Citation:Nouv. Dict. Hist. Nat., Nouv. ed., 17: 35.
Common Name:Western Grey Kangaroo
Type Locality:Australia, South Australia, Kangaroo Isl.
Distribution:SW New South Wales, NW Victoria, South Australia, SW Western Australia, Tasmania, King Isl, and Kangaroo Isl (Australia).
Status:U.S. ESA Delisted Taxa (recovered); IUCN Lower Risk (nt) as M. f. fuliginosus, otherwise Lower Risk (lc). Abundant.
Comments:Subgenus Macropus; see Kirsch and Poole (1972) for discussion of specific limits and subspecies included in this taxon and in giganteus.
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SUBSPECIES fuliginosus

SUBSPECIES melanops

SUBSPECIES ocydromus

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