Didelphis


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Noun1.Didelphis - type genus of the family DidelphidaeDidelphis - type genus of the family Didelphidae
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
crab-eating opossum - South American opossum
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Gervais states that the Didelphis crancrivora is found there.
During the emergence, cicadas constituted over 51% (by volume) of the diet of short-tailed shrews (Blarina brevicauda) and raccoons (Procyon lotor), while the opossum (Didelphis virginiana), white-footed mouse (Peromyscus leucopus) and eastern chipmunk (Tamias striatus) consumed periodical cicadas in lesser amounts.
However, at the county and local level, ringtail (Bassariscus astutus), Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana), and skunks (Mephitis mephitis and Conepatus mesoleucus) also exhibited significant trends in abundance.
The furbearers were Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana), beaver (Castor canadensis), muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus), raccoon (Procyon lotor), coyote (Canis latrans), red fox (Vulpes vulpes), long-tailed weasel (Mustela frenata), mink (Mustela vison), badger (Taxidea taxus), striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis), eastern spotted skunk (Spilogale putorius), and bobcat (Lynx rufus).
Las especies con mayor numero de registros, con las tecnicas de captura y camaras trampa, fueron Didelphis marsupialis, D.
So that knowledge on the still poorly known feeding habits of one species of Didelphis could be deepened, current study determined and compared the diet of D.
Un colega Hector Ramirez, especialista en mamiferos, nos comenta que respecto al trabajo "Aproximacion a la biologia de la zarigueya comun (Didelphis marsupialis)" publicado en la pasado numero del boletin 17 (2) de 2013 por Rueda et al., en la figura cuatro aparece un mapa de distribucion de dos especies para Colombia, siendo una de ellas Didelphis albiventris.
Host species tested for Anaplasma phagocytophiluum reservoir competence, southeastern New York, USA, 2008-2010 * Host species Common name Mammals Blarina brevicauda Northern short-tailed shrew Didelphis virginiana Virginia opossum Glaucomys volans Southern flying squirrel Mephitis mephitis Striped skunk Peromyscus leucopus White-footed mouse Procyon lotor Raccoon Sciurus carolinensis Eastern gray squirrel Sorex cinereus Masked shrew Tamias striatus Eastern chipmunk Tamiasciurus hudsonicus Eastern red squirrel Birds Catharus fuscescens Veery Dumetella carolinensis Gray catbird Hylocichla mustelina Wood thrush Turdus migratorius American robin No.
Predators of nests of eastern meadowlarks include fox snakes (Elaphne vulpina), eastern garter snakes (Thamnophis sirtalis), northern water snakes (Nerodia sipedon), bullsnakes (Pituophis catenifer), common grackles (Quiscalus quiscula), corvids, Virginia opossums (Didelphis virginiana), American badgers (Taxidea taxus), raccoons (Procyon lotor), striped skunks (Mephitis mephitis), foxes, coyotes (Canis latrans), domestic cats (Felis catus), and domestic dogs (Canis lupus familiaris; Bent, 1958; Lanyon, 1995; Granfors et al., 1996; Renfrew and Ribic, 2003; Kershner et al., 2004; Suedkamp Wells et al., 2007).
Didelphis virginiana se observo como una especie nocturna, al igual que las dos especies del genero Sylvilagus y U.