The koala is an arboreal herbivorous marsupial native to Australia. It is the only
extant representative of the family Phascolarctidae and its closest living relatives
Koalas are marsupials, related to kangaroos. Most marsupials have pouches
where the tiny newborns develop. A koala mother usually gives birth to one joey
Discover the ways that koalas sleep away their days and nights. Learn how they
subsist on a diet of poisonous leaves.
Have you ever heard someone refer to a koala as a "koala bear?" Well, like bears
, koalas are mammals, and they have round, fuzzy ears and look cute and ...
Koalas are not bears. They are not placental or 'eutherian' mammals, but
MARSUPIALS, which means that their young are born immature & they develop
Help your child learn with koala facts for kids. Let our koala pictures and koala
information help you.
Did you know koalas sleep 20 hours a day? Learn more interesting koala facts at
Animal Fact Guide!
Information about Koalas, the marsupial including graphics and forum.
Interesting koala facts from Sydney Australia. Why the koala bear is not actually a
bear and learn how they care for their little baby cubs, and of course, why they ...
When not asleep a koala feeds on eucalyptus leaves, especially at night. Koalas
do not drink much water and they get most of their moisture from these leaves.