Macropus giganteus

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Synonyms for Macropus giganteus

very large greyish-brown Australian kangaroo formerly abundant in open wooded areas

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Carrion, mostly eastern grey kangaroo and sheep, was the main food group, most likely reflecting its availability.
On Thursday, ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal will inspect the designated reserves as territory government plans to cull more than 1600 eastern grey kangaroo.
Lulu, a four-year-old eastern grey kangaroo, raised the alarm after Len Richards was knocked cold by a falling tree branch on his cattle ranch 112 miles east of Melbourne, last September.
Vet Michael Lynch shot the eastern grey kangaroo with a tranquilliser gun in a park on the outskirts of Melbourne.
au/news/2014-12-12/roo-overgrazing-threatening-striped-legless-lizard-in-canberra/5962344) ABC News , the large numbers of the eastern grey kangaroos, apart from threatening the vulnerable reptiles, are also overgrazing.
The pair are part of a group opposed to the "massacre" of eastern grey kangaroos near Canberra in an authorised cull that began in late May with marksmen planning to shoot dead more than 2,000 of the animals.
Patterns of Cryptosporidium oocyst shedding by eastern grey kangaroos inhabiting an Australian watershed.
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