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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virginia_opossum

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

www.nhptv.org/natureworks/opossum.htm

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 ...

www.nhptv.org/wild/opossum.asp

The Virginia opossum is North America's only marsupial. A marsupial is an animal with a pouch. The opossum has been around for at least 70 million years and ...

animaldiversity.org/accounts/Didelphis_virginiana

Virginia opossums (Didelphis virginiana) have a wide range throughout Central and North American, which continues to expand. Currently, Virginia opossums ...

www.biokids.umich.edu/critters/Didelphis_virginiana

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 ...

www.iucnredlist.org/details/40502/0

Range Description: This species is found in Central America, from Costa Rica to Mexico and in the United States east of the Rocky Mountains, and north into ...

nhm.org/site/explore-exhibits/permanent-exhibits/north-american-mammals/virginia-opossum

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

www.britannica.com/animal/Virginia-opossum

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

www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/group/opossums

There are several dozen different species of opossum, which are often called possums in North America. The most notable is the Virginia opossum or common  ...