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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

finatic

Date

November 16, 2014 10:34 AM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

jmaughn

Date

November 16, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

newt8686

Date

June 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Opposum Didelphis virginiana

Date

November 17, 2014

Description

Tracks in the snow at the cabin.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

November 15, 2014

Description

Roadkill.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 16, 2014 11:36 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

chrishyde

Date

November 15, 2014 09:40 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

jonahevans

Date

November 14, 2014 04:28 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

August 27, 2013

Description

Captured with a trap and then released

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

robberfly

Date

November 11, 2014 10:53 AM CST

Description

Roadkill Series #4 entitled: "Poor Little Critter on the Road"

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tlacuache norteño Didelphis virginiana

Observer

carlos2

Date

November 7, 2014

Place

Morelia (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

virginia opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

molcis

Date

October 23, 2014 03:22 AM CDT

Description

Big Thicket national preserve, cypress swamp
Camera trap
NPS Field Guide to common mammals in the Big Thicket

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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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