Entry from British & World English dictionary
A wallaby with a very long slender tail and a distinctive white facial stripe, native to woodlands of NE Australia. Also called pretty-face wallaby.
- Macropus parryi, family Macropodidae.
- The only negative effect of the whiptail wallaby on humans is that in developed areas the wallaby may be intrusive.
- On your walks, keep your eyes open for whiptail wallabies and wonga pigeons.
- The whiptail wallaby is the most social of all marsupials.
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