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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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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  ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Virginia Opossum&v=mNtlMfrhbE4
May 26, 2009 ... Transcript: "The Virginia Opossum also known as the North American Opossum is the only marsupial in North America. Marsupials have ...

North American Mammal - Virginia opossum | Natural History ...

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Opossums are the only marsupials (pouched mammals) native to the United States.

Virginia Opossum - Chesapeake Bay Program

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Opossums den in hollow logs, tree cavities, rock piles, old nests and burrows, and under decks and buildings. (stevehdc, Flickr). The Virginia opossum is a gray , ...