Kangaroo, Matschie's Tree

Kangaroo, Matschie's Tree

Dendrolagus matschiei

Vital Statistics

Height:

1.5 - 3 feet

Weight:

15 lbs

Diet:

Browser diet, sweet potatoes, apples, broccoli, bananas, grapes and celery

Conservation:

Status: Endangered

Geographic Region

Mountainous rainforests of the Huon Peninsula of Papau New Guinea and the nearby island of Umboi

At The Zoo

World of Adaptations

Did You Know?

They can make tree-to-tree jumps of 30-45 feet.