Musky Rat-kangaroo Hypsiprymnodon moschatus
Musky Rat-kangaroo, Kuranda, Queensland, Australia, November 2010 - click for larger image Kuranda, Queensland, Australia
November 2010

The Musky Rat-kangaroo is distributed in the rainforests of north-eastern Australia. See the distribution map at IUCN.

It is the smallest member of the kangaroo family and represents a link to the ancestors of today's kangaroos and its ancestral possum relatives.

For more information see here.
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