(Edwards 2001; Flannery et al 1996; Hume 1999; Travis et al. 2012)
A Matschie's tree kangaroo dines on fresh leaves.
The dextrous paws of the tree kangaroo not only help with climbing into the tree tops—they help them select and tear leaves.
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Dabek & Betz (1998)
Edwards & Ward (1998)
Flannery et al. (1996)
Hide et al. (1984)