What Food Do Koalas Eat?

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Koala is the common name for Phascolarctos cinereus which is found in the Phascolarctidae family. Koala is native to Australia and feed mostly on eucalypt leaves. A koala can on average eat 500 grams of eucalypt leaves in a day.
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Koalas are herbivorous and the bulk of their diet comes from only a few eucalypt species.
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