All marsupials currently alive are found in Australia and the Americas. One of their defining characteristics is that they carry their young in a pouch. This group includes the kangaroo, wallaby, koala, possum, opossum, wombat, Tasmanian devil, and the recently extinct thylacine.
Series: Handbook of the Mammals of the World (HMW) Volume: 5
Publisher: Lynx Edicions
Publisher: University of Papua New Guinea Press