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October 2016). Opossums are found in the Americas.
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
Opossums are opportunistic omnivores with a very broad range of diet. ...
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Opossum Life and Habitat. Opossums, or possums, are the smallest and the
stupidest of American terrier quarry. A possum will normally weigh between three
Terry Krautwurst shares opossum facts, behavior and habitat. Discover
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Habitats are diverse, ranging from arid to moist, wooded to open fields.
Opossums prefer environments near streams or swamps. They take shelter in
burrows of ...
Habitat. The Virginia opossum lives in a wide-variety of habitats including
deciduous forests, open woods and farmland. It tends to prefer ...
These may be under-estimates, as some sources claim Virginia opossums' body
weight ranges from 3 to 6 kg. Weights can vary based on the animal's habitat; ...
Opossums live in or near wooded areas, especially those near water. They are
adapted to edge habitats and are often found in urban areas. Opossums do not ...
Opossums, generally referred to as 'Didelphimorpias' are small marsupials that
are found in Central and Southern America. Opossums have lived in the ...