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    Australian Mammals - The Victorian Fauna

    Discover Victoria's wonderful mammal fauna of 139 species. Find out their names, what they look like, what they eat, how they breed and where and when you can go to see them. As it is not uncommon to find a mammal skull in the bush, you can now identify it by viewing skull images of every Victorian mammal. Also find out what mammals Victoria has lost through extinction and what is now being done to protect the remaining fauna. In addition, you can view the wonderful prints from John Gould's Australian Mammals done in the 1860's.

    Select links on the right to begin your discovery of Victorian Mammals.
    (*Highly Recommended as a starting point)

    Red Kangaroo

    Red Kangaroo Macropus rufus
    Photo by and © Lindy Lumsden

    What's in a Name?

    Image Menu
    Image Shortcuts:
     - Live & Collection
     - Skull Views
     - Gould Prints

    Diet & Reproduction
    Food & Biology

    What have we lost?

    Conservation Status
    What is protected?

    Parks Victoria
    What Mammals occur in our Parks?

    Create Maps by Species
    Create Maps by Time

    When & Where
    'On the move' by Months
    'On the move' by Decades
    Date & Location

    Map Searches
    Across Victoria

    Greater Melbourne Area

    Legacy Data
    Data records

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