The Brush-tailed Rock Wallaby is brownish above, with reddish tint towards the rear. It has white cheek stripe and pale grey side stripe. Tail has brush at end.
52cm head and body, tail 60cm
Rocky areas in wet eucalypt forest
Along Great Dividing Range from Victoria to tropic of Capricorn in Queensland
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
The conservation status in the 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals is "vulnerable".
|Common Name:||Brush-tailed Rock-wallaby|
Relatives in same Genus
Allied Rock Wallaby (P. assimilis)
Black-footed Rock-wallaby (P. lateralis)
Mareeba Rock-wallaby (P. mareeba)
Yellow-footed Rock-wallaby (P. xanthopus)