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Macropus (Osphranter) rufus Desmarest 1822 (red kangaroo)

Osteichthyes - Diprotodontia - Macropodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 162528

Alternative combinations: Kangurus rufus, Macropus rufus

Belongs to Macropus (Osphranter) according to L. Dawson and T. Flannery 1985

Sister taxa: Dendrodorcopsis, Macropus (Osphranter) antilopinus, Macropus (Osphranter) bernardus, Macropus (Osphranter) pavana, Macropus (Osphranter) robustus, Megaleia, Phascolagus

Ecology: saltatorial herbivore