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Bandicoot and bilby review finds gaps in current knowledge

December 14th, 2016

Basic biological information about bandicoots remains a mystery

The evolutionary history of a group of small, solitary marsupials native to Australasia requires further research to fill in knowledge gaps, a review co-written by a Murdoch academic suggests.

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The mating allure of kangaroo arms

July 24th, 2013

They may not be pumped from the gym, but researchers say the arm and shoulder muscles of male kangaroos play a key role in attracting members of the opposite sex.

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Kangaroo evolution maps climate change

August 5th, 2010

The evolution of kangaroos has given a clear picture of Australia’s changing climate, according to a new study.

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