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Common Wallaroo / Euro
(Macropus robustus)

Known locally as the Hills Wallaroo or Hills Kangaroo, it is also known as the Eastern Wallaroo, the Hill Wallaroo or the Euro.

Found throughout much of mainland Australia, it is a variable species with at last four subspecies. Common feature among Euros and the Common Wallaroo in the Alice Springs region are the large erect ears.

These Euros are common in the immediate Alice Springs area, and are often seen at the Alice Springs Telegraph Station in the early morning or late afternoon

Check out our Fauna section for more information on kangaroos and wallaroos.

Common Wallaroo / Euro (Macropus robustus)

Following images of the Common Wallaroo, also known locally as the Hills Wallaroo, Hills Kangaroo or Euro, at the Olive Pink Botanic Garden, Alice Springs, Northern Territory. Sometimes seen down in the gardens in the early morning or late afternoon, they are mainly found on the rocky escarpment around the garden. They are sometimes seen in the cooler months catching the early morning sun at the top of the Meyer’s Hill escarpment.

Common Wallaroo / Euro © Dorothy Latimer, August 2007

Common Wallaroo / Euro © Dorothy Latimer, August 2007

Common Wallaroo / Euro © Dorothy Latimer, August 2007

Common Wallaroo / Euro © Dorothy Latimer, August 2007

Common Wallaroo / Euro © Dorothy Latimer, August 2007

Common Wallaroo / Euro © Dorothy Latimer, August 2007

Common Wallaroo / Euro © Dorothy Latimer, August 2007

© Dorothy Latimer
 

Source:
1. Eastern Wallaroo. (2007, July 15). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 13:40, August 13, 2007, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Eastern_Wallaroo&oldid=144700740
2. Kangaroo. (2007, August 12). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 13:42, August 13, 2007, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Kangaroo&oldid=150759226
 
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