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Recent observations

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Square

What

Opossums Order Didelphimorphia

Observer

czuazo

Date

January 20, 2017 08:49 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

kave

Date

January 16, 2017 04:00 PM PST

Description

Was seen in the field below the chapel in Discovery park

Photos / Sounds

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

jonpoppele

Date

January 19, 2017 02:51 PM CST

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Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

miguel_l_cuellar

Date

April 6, 2014 09:00 AM CDT

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Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

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jacobhp

Date

January 19, 2017 09:33 AM EST

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Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Date

January 5, 2017 12:46 AM PST

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No photos or sounds

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

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nsbrown

Date

January 14, 2017

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Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Date

October 12, 2016 04:18 AM PDT

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Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Date

September 27, 2016 12:40 AM PDT

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Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Date

September 24, 2016 02:25 AM PDT

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Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

bennypoo

Date

December 24, 2016 10:01 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

homerobeunicus

Date

January 15, 2017 02:54 AM CST
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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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