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    • 주머니쥐목
  • English
    • Opossums
    • American marsupials
  • Scientific Names
    • Didelphimorphia
  • Japanese
    • オポッサム目
  • Spanish
    • Tlacuaches y parientes
  • Portuguese
    • Opossuns
    • Gambás
    • Marsupiais americanos
    • Sarigueias

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

truthseqr

Date

August 27, 2016 06:43 AM PDT

Description

Roadkill on highway off-ramp.
(Baylands Park neighborhood)

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

mayacrow

Date

April 26, 2008 03:53 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Opossums Order Didelphimorphia

Observer

adolfoartavia

Date

August 26, 2016 09:13 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

daniel112

Date

May 1, 2014 10:23 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

wayne13114

Date

March 5, 2016 02:08 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Linnaeus's Mouse Opossum Marmosa murina

Observer

mtorres

Date

August 10, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Opossum Didelphis marsupialis

Observer

thom

Date

July 13, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mouse Opossums Genus Marmosa

Observer

pws14

Date

August 10, 2016

Description

Found on Matapalo trail at Tiputini Biodiversity Station.

Photos / Sounds

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

kbc011

Date

August 24, 2016 02:27 PM EDT

Description

From the Bucknell University Department of Biology Museum

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

jheuser

Date

July 17, 2013 12:21 PM HST

Description

baby

Photos / Sounds

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

nancy63

Date

July 4, 2016 08:07 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

aheathco

Date

August 14, 2016 11:24 PM CDT

Description

MOULTRIE DIGITAL GAME CAMERA

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Description from Wikipedia

Opossums (colloquially possums) (Didelphimorphia, /daɪˌdɛlfɨˈmɔrfiə/) make up the largest order of marsupials in the Western Hemisphere, including 103 or more species in 19 genera. They are also commonly called possums, though that term technically refers to Australian fauna of the suborder Phalangeriformes. The Virginia opossum was the first animal to be named an opossum; usage of the name was published in 1610. The word opossum was borrowed from the Virginia Algonquian (Powhatan) language in the form...

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