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.
Possums and Opossums are not the same animals. That might be why there's a
difference. KarmikCykle 10 ... The Opossum *IS* America's BADASS. What other
Many people confuse the spelling of the Virginia opossum with another
Australian native, the possum. There certainly are some physical differences
www.gorgeouscreatures.com.au/NZ Possum Fur/Possum vs Opossum.html
What is the difference between an American Opossum and a New Zealand
possum? What's good about NZ possum fur?
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
May 11, 2013 ... What are some of the differences between possums and opossums? Beyond a
number of morphological differences, possums are mainly ...
Ian's answer is correct for the USA. Opossum is the correct term for _Didelphis
virginiana_, the American Opossum. However, the little marsupials from and ar...