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North American opossum

Didelphis virginiana

Description:

It saw me and froze in its tracks. I was able to get a few pictures of it (her?). It seems small for an opossum.

Habitat:

Urban

Notes:

Opossum, but which species? It saw me and froze in its tracks. I was able to get a few pictures of it (her?). It seems small for an opossum.

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North American opossum
Didelphis virginiana


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2 Comments

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Is there more than one specie in North America?

KimChampagne
KimChampagne 8 years ago

It is an Opossum

sid.tbms
Spotted by
sid.tbms

Santa Cruz, California, USA

Spotted on Feb 19, 2012
Submitted on Mar 1, 2012

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