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Plate XI: Trichosurus vulpecula. "Size small; fur close, thick and woolly ears long and narrow, much longer than broad, nearly naked inside, and near the tip externally?ail thick, cylindrical and bushy, with the terminal half or two-thirds grey, the end black and the extreme tip occasionally white; the naked inferior portion from three to six inches in length , and transversely wrinkled. Length of head and body about 18 inches; of tail 11 inches. Distribution.- The whole of Australia, with the exception of the Cape York district."