What does genus macropus mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term genus macropus:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Macropus, genus Macropus(noun)

    type genus of the family Macropodidae: typical kangaroos and wallabies


  1. genus macropus

    Genus Macropus is a taxonomic category within the family Macropodidae that includes marsupials such as kangaroos, wallabies, and wallaroos. Members of this genus are characterized by their long hind legs, large feet, slim but powerful tail, short forelimbs, and small heads. They are typically found in Australia and New Guinea, using hopping as their primary form of locomotion and consuming a diet mostly of grasses and other vegetation. Their distinctive pouch is used to carry and nurse their young.

Matched Categories


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of genus macropus in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of genus macropus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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