Phascolarctos cinereus


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Phascolarctos cinereus

see koala.
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That species, Phascolarctos cinereus, is the only living member of the animal family Phascolarctidae.
In 1814, French and German scientists gave koalas the scientific name Phascolarctos cinereus (FAS-co-LARK-toes SIH-neh-RAY-us), which means "ash-gray, pouched bear.
Overbrowsing, and decline of a population of the koala, Phascolarctos cinereus, in Victoria I.