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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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The Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana), or "opossum" as it is commonly
known, ... Opossums are not constrained to any specific habitat type, thus they
Habitat. The Virginia opossum lives in a wide-variety of habitats including
deciduous forests, open woods and farmland. It tends to prefer ...
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 ...
Opossums, generally referred to as 'Didelphimorpias' are small marsupials that
are found in Central and Southern America. Opossums have lived in the ...
Opossum habitat in the wild will be centered around wooded areas with water
nearby. You will not find them deep in the woods, they prefer to live near edges ...
The opossum (Didelphis virginiana) can be identified by the grizzled white fur, ...
Habitat. Opossums live in or near wooded areas, especially those near water.
Frequently the victim of cars and wild animals, the opossum lives throughout the
... Habitat. As long as there is water, food and shelter, opossums can call the ...