Didelphis marsupialis

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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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domesticus), Procyon cancrivorus; Didelphimorphia: Didelphis marsupialis, D.
a) Se ha aislado una proteina, denominada DM43, del suero de zarigueya (comadreja, Didelphis marsupialis) que inhibe parcialmente la actividad hemorragica de metaloproteinasas de Bohtrops jararaca (24);
There are several records of mammals (invasive mongooses, Herpestes auropundatus', Scott 1892; foxes, Vulpes sp, LWocyon sp., Howes, 1926; Grube, 1953; opossums, Didelphis marsupialis and domestic dogs, Jackson, 1983) preying on black vultures at all life stages at nests.
DM64 is an acidic glycoprotein isolated from serum of the opossum, Didelphis marsupialis. DM64 can completely prevent myofiber breakdown caused by myotoxins I (Asp49) and II (Lys49) of B.
(2010) documentaron periodos de actividad mas tardios en fases lunares de mayor luminosidad para Didelphis marsupialis en el Mato Grosso, Brasil.
2001: Food habits, home and activity of the common opossum (Didelphis marsupialis) in a forest fragment of southern Brazil.