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The term kangaroo is the common name used to designate the larger species of the subfamily Macropodinae. Kangaroos are mainly in Oceania. Popularly known as the kangaroo is the most representative animal of Australia.

The Tasmanian devil or demon (Sarcophilus harrisii) is a species of marsupial family dasiuromorfo Dasyuridae. Currently only found in the wild on the island of Tasmania, south of Australia.

has a dual etymology. On the one hand from the Latin Australis, south: legends of "unknown land of the south" (terra australis incognita), dating from Roman times, were prevalent in medieval geography, but uncertain.


The 7,686,850 km ² of Australia are located in the Indo-Australian plate. Australia has a coastline of 25,760 km and claims an extensive exclusive economic zone of 8,148,250 km ². This exclusive economic zone does not include the Australian Antarctic Territory.

(six points represent the six original states and the seventh for the territories and future states of Australia)


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