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Macropodidae, family Macropodidae(noun)
Macropods are marsupials belonging to the family Macropodidae, which includes kangaroos, wallabies, tree-kangaroos, pademelons, and several others. Macropods are native to Australia, New Guinea, and some nearby islands. Before European settlement of Australia, there were about 53 species of Macropods. Six species have since become extinct. Another 11 species have been greatly reduced in numbers. Other species became extinct after the Australian Aborigines arrived and before the Europeans arrived.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A family of herbivorous leaping MAMMALS of Australia, New Guinea, and adjacent islands. Members include kangaroos, wallabies, quokkas, and wallaroos.
The numerical value of macropodidae in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of macropodidae in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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