Bettongs and Potoroos

Potoroidae

Rufous Bettong

Aepyprymnus rufescens  TL 710–780mm, including tail 338–390mm What does it look like? Fur long and wiry, reddish-brown above, flecked with silverish-grey, and pale greyish below. Head has triangular, pointed ears, short, hairy shout and sparsely furred nosepad. Naked skin around eyes and inside ears pink to pinkish-orange. Where is it found? Formerly wider ranging (including along sect...