- Australia's south west: a hotspot for wildlife and plants that deserves World
- The Brush-tailed bettong or Woylie (Bettongia penicillata) was until recently very abundant in the south west but, starting in 2006, it has suffered a dramatic decline and is now currently listed as Critically Endangered. Nobody knows why.
- Woylie woes continue despite reproductive success
- “The woylies have an amazing ability to reproduce and produce young but when I started this project in 2010, there were four sub populations in the wild and now there are only three,” he says. Credit: Craig Thompson. Despite recent recovery efforts and ...
- Australian endangered species list
- ACCORDING TO THE IUCN Red List of endangered species, Australia has 86 animal species that are considered Critically Endangered. A species is considered Critically Endangered by the ICUN (International Union for the Conservation of Nature) if it ...
- Cats revealed as culprit in woylie's 'whodunnit' story
- FORENSIC analysis has helped reveal a culprit in the decline of the woylie (Bettongia penicillata). The cuddly marsupial was once heralded as a poster child in the resurrection of declining native mammal species.
- Australian endangered species: Woylie
- An example of one of these species is the Woylie or Brush-tailed Bettong (Bettongia penicillata).
Bettongia Penicillata is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Bettongia Penicillata books and related discussion.
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