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Opossum or possum

Didelphis virginiana

Notes:

My dogs found him in my workshop this morning! He was unharmed and full of cat food. I snapped some pics and put him into an old walnut tree.

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4 Comments

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 9 years ago

Wow!!! Lovely capture!!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

Perfect! And a sweet story too.

Eric Fritz
Eric Fritz 9 years ago

Thanks @Ava T-B I'm new here and not sure how to respond. I put the story in the notes.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

Wow, great spot. There has to be a story here -- how did you get a shot like this in the day? Is he/she in a zoo or animal rehab center?
Can you please add the scientific name and a reference (like wikipedia) so this spotting can be searchable? Spottings are recorded under their scientific name. Thanks.

Eric Fritz
Spotted by
Eric Fritz

Missouri, USA

Spotted on Jun 22, 2012
Submitted on Jun 23, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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