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Virginia opossum

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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 ...

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  ...

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.

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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 ...

Virginia Opossum - Sea World

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COMMON NAME: Virginia opossum, common opossum, possum. KINGDOM: Animalia. PHYLUM: Chordata. CLASS: Mammalia. ORDER: Didelphimorphia.

North American Mammals: Didelphis virginiana : Image Information

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The Virginia Opossum, the only marsupial found north of Mexico, is an adaptable omnivore at home on the ground and in the trees. Opossums prefer forested ...

Virginia Opossum - eNature

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Breeding For a mammal of its size, opossums have remarkable reproductive potential and very high turnover in their population. Females typically have one litter ...

Virginia Opossum - IWRC

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The Virginia Opossum, sometimes called a 'possum, is a marsupial (mar-SOOP-e -al). There are lots of marsupials in Australia, but the Virginia Opossum is the ...

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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 ...

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 | marsupial | Britannica.com

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