Lagorchestes


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Noun1.Lagorchestes - hare wallabiesLagorchestes - hare wallabies      
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Macropodidae, Macropodidae - kangaroos; wallabies
hare wallaby, kangaroo hare - small Australian wallaby that resembles a hare and has persistent teeth
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Desert Bettong Bettongia anhydra, Central Hare-wallaby (Kuluwarri) Lagorchestes asomatus, Short-tailed Hoppingmouse Notomys amplus, Darling Downs Hopping-mouse N.
Genetic diversity in remnant mainland and "pristine" island populations of three endemic Australian macropodids (Marsupialia): Macropus eugenii, Lagorchestes hirsutus and Petrogale lateralis.
Two molar fragments indicate the presence of the hare-wallaby, also once commonly found in this region, and most likely represent the Eastern Hare Wallaby (Lagorchestes leporides).
Bolton, BL & Latz, PK 1978, 'The western hare-wallaby, Lagorchestes hirsutus (Gould) (Macropodidae) in the Tanami desert', Australian Wildlife Research 5:285-93.