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Virginia opossum - Wikipedia

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The Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana), commonly known as the North American opossum, is the only marsupial found in North America north of Mexico.

Virginia Opossum - Didelphis virginiana - NatureWorks

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The Virginia opossum is North America's only marsupial. A marsupial is an animal with a pouch, like a kangaroo or a koala. The opossum has been around for at ...

Virginia opossums - BioKIDS - University of Michigan

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Virginia opossums are full-bodied marsupials, with short legs and thick bodies. Their fur is typically grayish, but it may range from a reddish, brownish or even ...

Virginia Opossum (Didelphis virginiana)

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Virginia Opossum (Didelphis virginiana). Photo by John L. Tveten. Description. A mammal about the size of a terrier dog, with long, scaly, prehensile tail; short, ...

General Information | Opossum Society of the United States

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Like kangaroos and koalas, infant opossums stay inside the mother's pouch to nurse and ... Virginiana refers to the state of Virginia where the opossum was first  ...

Virginia opossum | marsupial | Britannica.com

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Nov 9, 2016 ... Didelphis virginiana the only marsupial (family Didelphidae, subfamily Didelphinae) found north of Mexico. The Virginia opossum occurs from ...

Virginia opossum: Minnesota DNR

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Virginia Opossum Opossums are related to kangaroos and other marsupials found in Australia. They originally were found only in southeastern U.S., but in ...

Virginia opossum, <b> - Sea World

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DESCRIPTION: The Virginia opossum is gray or black with white-tipped guard hairs and a long, pointed snout. The tail slightly prehensile (grasping) and mostly  ...

Virginia Opossum - Wildlife Home - Ohio Department of Natural ...

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Information about and images of the Virginia opossum.

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May 26, 2009 ... Transcript: "The Virginia Opossum also known as the North American Opossum is the only marsupial in North America. Marsupials have ...
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Opossums, Opossum Pictures, Opossum Facts - National Geographic

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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 only ...

virginia opossum

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Virginia Opossums are medium-sized mammals, about the size of a large housecat. They have whitish-gray fur, but sometimes can be blackish-gray. They have ...

Didelphis virginiana (Virginia Opossum) - IUCN Red List

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The opportunistic denning and feeding habits of the Virginia opossum has led to the success of the species, especially in areas of habitat fragmentation.