tree kangaroo

tree kangaroo
Any of several Australian macropods, of the genus Dendrolagus, adapted for life in the trees

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  • Tree-kangaroo — Tree kangaroo[1] [ers Tree kangaroo]], Dendrolagus goodfellowi buergersi Scientif …   Wikipedia

  • Tree kangaroo — Tree Tree (tr[=e]), n. [OE. tree, tre, treo, AS. tre[ o], tre[ o]w, tree, wood; akin to OFries. tr[=e], OS. treo, trio, Icel. tr[=e], Dan. tr[ae], Sw. tr[ a], tr[ a]d, Goth. triu, Russ. drevo, W. derw an oak, Ir. darag, darog, Gr. dry^s a tree,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tree kangaroo — noun arboreal wallabies of New Guinea and northern Australia having hind and forelegs of similar length • Syn: ↑tree wallaby • Hypernyms: ↑wallaby, ↑brush kangaroo • Member Holonyms: ↑Dendrolagus, ↑genus Dendrolagus …   Useful english dictionary

  • tree kangaroo — any arboreal kangaroo of the genus Dendrolagus, of Queensland, Australia, and New Guinea. * * *       one of the largest species of kangaroo (q.v.). * * * …   Universalium

  • tree kangaroo — /ˈtri kæŋgəˌru/ (say tree kangguh.rooh) noun any of the medium sized kangaroos of north eastern Queensland and New Guinea, belonging to the genus Dendrolagus, highly adapted to arboreal life …  

  • Matschie's Tree-kangaroo — Matschie s Tree kangaroo[1] At the Bronx Zoo, New York City Conserv …   Wikipedia

  • Goodfellow's Tree-kangaroo — Goodfellow s Tree kangaroo[1] Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Bennett's Tree-kangaroo — Bennett s Tree kangaroo[1] Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Lumholtz's Tree-kangaroo — Lumholtz s Tree kangaroo[1] Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Golden-mantled Tree-kangaroo — Golden mantled Tree kangaroo[1] Conservation status Critically Endangered (IUCN 3.1) …   Wikipedia

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