Day Hopper

Musky rat-kangaroo

Hypsiprymnodon moschatus

Musky rat-kangaroos are one of Australia’s few diurnal mammals. Being so small they are extra vigilant, with their huge eyes ceaselessly searching for predators while they snuffle around for fruit and grains in the leaf litter. 

Topaz, Queensland

Nikon D800E, Nikon 500mm f/4, 1/200, f/6.3, ISO 1250, handheld lying on ground

by Henry Cook