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The Platypus

The Echidna

 

       

Australia has acquired a just reputation as a country of strange and unique fauna, as the land of the kangaroo, the emu, the platypus, the echidna and the koala. Probably the most interesting of all and by far the most unusual are the two egg-laying mammals, the platypus and the echidna or spiny anteater.

 

 

   

 

 

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