The Matschie's Tree-kangaroo or also known as the Huon Tree-kangaroo and Boongarry by the Locals is a species of tree kangaroo and is native to New Guinea and is listed as endangered.
Reasons for endangered status - Habitat loss & destruction, hunting.
Conservation efforts -
Matschie's Tree-kangaroo Facts -
Science Name: Dendrolagus matschiei
Size: 51 - 81 cm
Weight: 7.2 kg
Native Locations: New Guinea
Lifespan: (wild) 14 years (captivity) 20 years
Conservation status: Endangered (EN)
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