The opossums, also known as possums, are marsupial mammals of the order
Didelphimorphia .... The largest difference between the opossum and non-
marsupial mammals is the bifurcated penis of the male ...
Feb 26, 2010 ... Possums and opossums are completely different animals. ... who explained that
the difference between possums and opossums was the latter's ...
The term possum covers about 70 species of marsupials native to Australia and
surrounding islands. Opossum covers over 100 species of marsupials living in ...
Jan 15, 2013 ... Earlier today I mentioned on Twitter that I had been trying to explain the
difference between a possum and an opossum to my husband.
Aug 19, 2011 ... Possums and Opossums are not the same animals. That might be why there's a
difference. Reply ... The Opossum *IS* America's BADASS.
Many people confuse the spelling of the Virginia opossum with another
Australian native, the possum. There certainly are some physical differences
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What is the difference between an American Opossum and a New Zealand
possum? What's good about NZ possum fur?
"Opossum" is used for almost all the marsupials native to the Americas (at least in
English; speakers of Spanish and Portuguese have their own words for them...
There are more than 60 different species of opossum, which are often called
possums. The most notable is the Virginia opossum or common opossum—the
Possums and opossums are both medium-sized marsupials. While sometimes
opossums are called possums for short, the two groups live on different ...