Desert rat kangaroo (Caloprymnus campestris)

Also known as: Buff-nosed rat-kangaroo, plains rat-kangaroo
  
French: Kangourou-rat Du Désert
Spanish: Canguro-rata Desértico
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderDiprotodontia
FamilyPotoroidae
GenusCaloprymnus (1)
Top facts

Classified as Extinct (EX) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the desert rat kangaroo is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org