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Saruê

Didelphis aurita

Description:

Black marsupial with beige details. Its nude tail allows it to climb on trees.

Habitat:

It was found in roof in a rural area.

Notes:

In the third picture, we can see the ancient dentition, typical of the marsupials.

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2 Comments

andrecoppe
andrecoppe 6 years ago

Yes, they are very much alike! :)
Florida's opossum (D. virginiana) are slightly whiter.

MrsPbio
MrsPbio 6 years ago

Looks very much like our own opossum.

andrecoppe
Spotted by
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Bragança Paulista, SP, Brazil

Spotted on Jun 6, 2015
Submitted on Jun 28, 2015

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