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Tasmanian Devil

The Tasmanian Devil

The Tasmanian Devil wild and ferocious. The Tasmanian Devil (Sarcophilus harrisii) is a carnivorous marsupial now found in the wild only 
 
Platypus

The Platypus

The Duck-billed Platypus is only found in Australia. The Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) is a semi-aquatic mammal endemic to eastern Australia, including Tasmania 
 
The Emu

The Emu

The Australian emu cooling off in a waterhole. The Emu, Dromaius novaehollandiae, is the largest bird native to Australia and the only extant member of the genus Dromaius 
 
Frilled neck lizard

The Frill Neck Lizard

Information about the Australian frill necked lizard with pictures. The Australian Frill Necked Lizard, or Frilled Lizard also known as the Frilled Dragon, (Chlamydosaurus kingii) is so called because of the large ruff of skin 
 
The Koala

The Koala

Information about the Australian Koala with pictures. The Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) is a thickset arboreal marsupial herbivore native to Australia, and the only extant representative of the family Phascolarctidae 
 
The Kookaburra

The Kookaburra

Information about the Australian Kookaburra with pictures. Kookaburras (genus Dacelo) (or Cookaburras) are large to very large (total length 28-42 cm/11-17 in) terrestrial kingfishers native to Australia and New Guinea 
 
The Kangaroo

The Kangaroo

Information about the Australian Kangaroo with pictures. A kangaroo is a marsupial from the family Macropodidae (macropods, meaning 'large foot'). In common use the term is used to describe the largest species from this family