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Recent observations

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What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

triciamichelle18

Date

October 17, 2014

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Square

Observer

omarsantiago31

Date

September 20, 2014

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What

Large American Opossums Genus Didelphis

Observer

gorettileuro

Date

October 6, 2014

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Square

What

opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

asemerdj

Date

October 19, 2014 08:21 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

naturenut

Date

October 19, 2014

Description

a small animal with brown to tan colored fur maybe a raccoon, scattered parts laying around

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Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

October 6, 2013

Description

Found dead.
Maybe Gracilinanus agilis.

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What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

asemerdj

Date

October 15, 2014 08:55 AM PDT

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Square

What

Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

maractwin

Date

October 15, 2014 08:09 AM EDT

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Square

Observer

omarsantiago31

Date

October 1, 2014

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Square

Observer

sebasaurio

Date

October 8, 2014

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Square

Observer

belenjd

Date

August 20, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

molanic

Date

March 9, 2013 08:11 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Virginia Opossum (Didelphis virginiana)

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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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