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pademelon: see kangarookangaroo,
name for a variety of hopping marsupials, or pouched mammals, of the family Macropodidae, found in Australia, Tasmania, and New Guinea. The term is applied especially to the large kangaroos of the genus Macropus.
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a small wallaby of the genus Thylogale, of coastal scrubby regions of Australia
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Through a process of elimination I found the culprit was the red-legged pademelon, Thylogale
stigmatica: a shy, fleet-footed rainforest wallaby that can smell you coming `a mile away', especially if you're carrying a camera
2009: Vigilance and its complex synchrony in the rednecked pademelon, Thylogale