Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Catalog Number
14756
£5.49
Dimensions
11,4 x 3,5 x 6,5 cm (W x D x H)
Age Recommendation
3-8 years
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There are 65 kangaroo species – ranging from the small tree-kangaroo to the red giant kangaroo, which is the largest of all. When it stands upright, it is as tall as an adult human.
These marsupials have a kind of rubber band in their hind legs. It propels them upwards with each jump. The faster a kangaroo bounces, the farther the animal is “catapulted” forwards, and the less energy it consumes.
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Fun Fact

Red giant kangaroos can grow up to three metres tall and can jump twelve metres.

Scientific facts

  • Scientific name : Macropus rufus
  • Global Home : Asia
  • Conservation Status : Least concern
  • Primary habitat : Savanna
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