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Black Wallaroo Macropus bernardus
2013-06-07 13:34:52

The black wallaroo (Macropus bernardus), also known as Woodward's wallaroo or Bernard's wallaroo, is a member of the Macropodidae family that can be found in Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory. This area occurs in mountainous habitat between Nabarlek and South Alligator River that contains open eucalyptus forests and closed forests. The black wallaroo is the smallest and most unique of...

Short-eared Rock Wallaby Petrogale brachyotis
2012-10-27 14:50:54

The short-eared rock wallaby (Petrogale brachyotis) can be found in Northern and Western Australia and the far north areas of the Northern Territory. It prefers a habitat within rocky areas in savannahs, gorges, hills, and monsoon forests. Some experts have noted possible subspecies, but these are debatable and have not been classified under the short-eared rock wallaby. The short-eared rock...

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.