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Virginia Opossum

Didelphis virginiana

Description:

Medium sized, gray rodent-like creature with a naked pink tail.

Habitat:

My yard :D

Notes:

There were actually two opossums, but I didn't get a chance to photograph the other one before they ran for the woods!

1 Species ID Suggestions

Sofía M.
Sofía M. 8 years ago
Virginia opossum
Didelphis virginiana


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1 Comment

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Nice first spotting on Noah - welcome to the Project! Great that you got a shot of this one before it also ran into the woods. :)

epicflowerfairy
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epicflowerfairy

Richmond, Missouri, USA

Spotted on Mar 8, 2014
Submitted on Apr 5, 2014

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