Mountain Pygmy-Possum

THREATENED SPECIES

This species is threatened by habitat destruction and fragmentation, climate change and predation by feral cats and foxes, as well as threats to the bogong moth – its main food source.

Mt Buller, North Victoria

Sony A77, 16mm fisheye, 1/250, f/5.6, ISO 100

Status: The Mountain pygmy-possum Burramys parvus is listed as Critically Endangered.

by Vincent Antony, Victoria