Gallery description : numbat

The average weight is 280-550g (9.9-19oz). Numbat (myrmecobius fasciatus) has a size 35-45cm (13-18in). Numbat is a mammal that lives in eucalyptus woodland and grassland. It has a fur skin type. The diet is omnivore. The top speed it is able to reach is 24km/h (15mph). These mammals usually live 4-8 years.

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Facts about numbats
NameNumbat
DietOmnivore
Size35-45cm (13-18in)
Weight280-550g (9.9-19oz)
Skin TypeFur
Scientific NameMyrmecobius fasciatus
PredatorsSnakes, foxes, birds of prey
GenusMyrmecobius
Main PreyTermites, ants, insects
ClassMammalia
Life Span4-8 years
OrderDasyuromorphia
KingdomAnimalia
Conservation StatusEndangered
Average Litter Size4
ColourBlack, brown, grey, white, tan, red
TypeMammal
LifestyleSociable
HabitatEucalyptus woodland and grassland
Top Speed24km/h (15mph)
FamilyMyrmecobiidae
PhylumChordata
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Width 1074 pixels
Heigh 720 pixels
File type JPG
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