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What is a kangaroo classified as?

The kangaroo is a marsupial from the family Macropodidae (macropods, meaning "large foot"). In common use the term is used to describe the largest species from this family, especially the red kangaroo, antilopine kangaroo, eastern grey kangaroo, and western grey kangaroo.

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In this way, is a kangaroo a mammal?

Answer and Explanation: Kangaroos are a type of mammal called a marsupial. Marsupials all carry their young in pouches on their stomachs.

Subsequently, question is, what type of skin does a kangaroo have? (Like all marsupials, female kangaroos have a protective flap of fur-covered skin that shields the offspring as they suckle on teats. The kangaroo's marsupium, as this flap is called, is a full pouch that opens toward the head.)

Subsequently, question is, what is the scientific name for a kangaroo?

genus Macropus

Do Kangaroos have periods?

Kangaroos Have Three Vaginas. We interrupt your regularly scheduled news programming to bring you this wonderful piece of trivia about kangaroo genitals. The side ones carry sperm to the two uteruses (and males marsupials often have two-pronged penises), while the middle vagina sends the joey down to the outside world.

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