The resulting output is as follows (the bullet types will be different, see below):

• Animal
• Mammal
• Placental
• Monotreme
• Platypus
• Marsupial
• Kangaroo
• Koala
• Reptile
• Vegetable
• Mineral

In the first (or outermost) level, each \item produces a bullet point, in the next level each \item produces an en-dash, in the third level, each \item produces an asterisk and ,in the fourth level, each \item produces a centred dot. Each level is offset further from the left margin than the previous level.