Koala - one of the most famous and favorite Australian animals. Him name as a bear, though a Koala are not connected to what type of bears.
In translation from language of the Australian natives "Koala" means "not drinking", as a Koala do not drink water. They eat leaves eucalyptus, the contained there liquid suffices to them.
The Koala weighs from four up to fifteen kgs and reaches eighty centimeters in length. Life expectancy - about 12 years.