|Red-necked Wallabies Macropus rufogriseus, Namadgi National Park, Australian Capital Territory.|
A common medium-sized wallaby in near coastal eastern Australia.
|Red-tailed Squirrel Sciurus granatensis, Alanbi Lodge, north-western Ecuador.|
|Proboscis Monkey Nasalis larvatus, Sarawak (above and below). |
This gorgeously pigmented monkey, the only one of its genus, is endemic to Borneo.
|Patas Monkey Erythrocebus patas, Waza NP, northern Cameroon.|
Another single-species genus, found across arid west Africa.
|Coppery Titi Monkey Callicebus cupreus, Tambopata Reserve, Peruvian Amazon.|
Just three members of this widespread neotropical genus were recognised until recently -
now there are 16.
|Ecuadorian Squirrel Monkey Saimiri macrodon, Yasuní NP, Ecuadorian Amazon.|
(I think that expression is concentration rather than a lack of enjoyment.)
|Short-nosed Fruit Bat Cynopterus brachyotis Nanga Sumpa Lodge Sarawak.|
These tiny fruit bats are common in rural buildings and under eaves in northern Borneo.
|Black Fruit Bats Pteropus alecto, Charters Towers, Queensland.|
This is a big fruit bat, found across northern Australia and into New Guinea and Indonesia.
|Grey-headed Fruit Bat Pteropus poliocephalus, Sydney Botanic Gardens.|
|Numbat, Perth Zoo. (I have old slides from Dryandra Forest, but they really are not worth showing here!)|
|Bushbuck female Tragelaphus sylvaticus, Kruger NP, South Africa.|
|Impala Aepyceros melampus, Lake Mburo NP, Uganda.|
|Female and young African Buffaloes Syncerus caffer, can be quite rusty in colour (when not covered in mud) |
unlike the very dark bulls.
(The Little Egret and African Skimmer are bonuses.)
|Sumatran Tiger Panthera tigris sumatrae, Adelaide Zoo.|
|Culpeo (or Andean Fox) Lycalopex culpaeus Torres del Paine NP, southern Chile. |
You wouldn't know it from this photo, but the legs are notably reddish.
This relatively large fox is found along the Andes from Tierra del Fuego to southern Colombia.
|South American Coati Nasua nasua, Umbrellabird Lodge, southern Ecuador.|
This beauty is undeniably rusty, but other individuals can be quite grey.
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