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|Title:||Q&A: Marsupials vs Placentals: Why is it beneficial for marsupials to have young in a pouch from a small size, as opposed to having them develop internally as eutherians (placental mammals) do?||Contributor(s):||McAllan, Bronwyn Marie (author)||Publication Date:||2004||Handle Link:||https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/1627||Abstract:||This article is written in response to a question from Penelope Hacker, Ashgrove, Queensland, outlined above. McAllan compares and contrasts the pros and cons of both systems. Issues of lactation, times of environmental hardship, and immunological advantages are discussed.||Publication Type:||Journal Article||Source of Publication:||Nature Australia, 28(3), p. 78-78||Publisher:||The Australian Museum Trust||Place of Publication:||Sydney, N.S.W.||ISSN:||1324-2598||Field of Research (FOR):||060604 Comparative Physiology||Peer Reviewed:||Yes||HERDC Category Description:||C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal||Other Links:||http://www.natureaustralia.net||Statistics to Oct 2018:||Visitors: 155
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