Didelphis marsupialis


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Related to Didelphis marsupialis: Didelphis virginiana
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Noun1.Didelphis marsupialis - omnivorous opossum of the eastern United StatesDidelphis marsupialis - omnivorous opossum of the eastern United States; noted for feigning death when in danger; esteemed as food in some areas; considered same species as the crab-eating opossum of South America
possum, opossum - nocturnal arboreal marsupial having a naked prehensile tail found from southern North America to northern South America
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Miller, he wrote his dissertation on the "Studies on the Morphology, Taxonomy, and Life History of Cruzia americana Maplestone, 1930, a Parasitic Nematode of Didelphis marsupialis virginiana" which was published in part (J.
Inhibition of the hemorrhagic and proteolytic activities of Lansberg's hognose pit viper (Porthidium lansbergii hutmanni) venom by opossum (Didelphis marsupialis) serum: isolation of Didelphis marsupialis 0.
Species Common name n Percent Didelphis marsupialis Common opossum 4 23.
8%) of 58 P guairae, 1 (25%) of 4 Didelphis marsupialis, and 1 (6.
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