Dendrolagus


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Related to Dendrolagus: tree kangaroo
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Noun1.Dendrolagus - tree wallabiesDendrolagus - tree wallabies      
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Macropodidae, Macropodidae - kangaroos; wallabies
tree kangaroo, tree wallaby - arboreal wallabies of New Guinea and northern Australia having hind and forelegs of similar length
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For example, focusing efforts on rainforest protection and rehabilitation for Lumholtz Tree Kangaroo Dendrolagus lumholtzi on the Atherton Tablelands of Far North Queensland may also help to conserve many other species within and under the rainforest canopy, including other mammals, insects and birds, as well as raising the profile of the habitat types in which they occur.
In 1994, Flannery launched an expedition to Irian Jaya in search of the elusive Goodfellow's tree kangaroo, Dendrolagus mbaiso.