Didelphis virginiana


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Noun1.Didelphis virginiana - omnivorous opossum of the eastern United StatesDidelphis virginiana - 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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Key words: Didelphis virginiana, Procyon lotor, Mephitis mephitis, Dermacentor variabilis, Didelphilichus serrifer, Pulex simulans, Euhoplopsyllus glacialis affins, Neotrichodectes mephiditis, ectoparasites, Nebraska
Infection Rates of Ttypanosoma cruzi in Didelphis virginiana from Suburban Areas of Middle Tennessee.
Host species tested for Babesia microti 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 Northern 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.
gt; 5/yr, on average) were opossums Didelphis virginiana, which showed no difference between nesting months and non-nesting months ([F.
Key words: Procyon lotor, Didelphis virginiana, Mephitis mephitis, Arthrocephalus lotoris, Baylisascaris procyonis, Capillaria plica, Mesocestoides, Oochoristica, Physaloptera maxillaris, Physaloptera turgida, Plagiorchis elegans, Plagiorhynchus cylindraceus, helminth parasites, Nebraska
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.
Species removed (number of individuals in parentheses) from the airfield by personnel of the United States Department of Agriculture Wildlife Services during our study included the nine-banded armadillo Dasypus novemcinctus (1), American beaver Castor canadensis (12), coyote Canis latrans (7), domestic dog Canis lupus familiaris (5), red fox Vulpes vulpes (1), Virginia opossum Didelphis virginiana (1), raccoon Procyon lotor (1), and striped skunk Mephitis mephitis (13).
Scientific name Common name Total Mammals Canis familiaris domestic dog 2 Canis latrans coyote 2 Didelphis virginiana opossum 179 Felis catus cat 20 Lasiurus borealis eastern red bat 1 Marmota monax woodchuck 5 Mephitis mephitis striped skunk 18 Microtus pennsylvanicus meadow vole 1 Mustela vison mink 4 Odocoileus virginianus white-tailed deer 22 Ondatra zibethicus muskrat 2 Peromyscus spp.
Cornay and Mead (5) suggested weaning as the hypoplasia-causing stressor in Virginia opossums, Didelphis virginiana, from Georgia.
t (FJ797660), Peromyscus leucopus (AY591913) PRNA032 Didelphis virginiana (J311677) PRNA048 Mephitis mephitist (FJ797664) * Designed by Pichon et al.
x] [+ or -] SD) Metazoa 98 Insecta (Formicidae) 2 Reptilia (Colubridae) 2 Trace Aves 34 4 [+ or -] 13 Cathartidae 34 4 [+ or -] 13 Meleagris gallipavo 2 Mammalia 98 96 [+ or -] 14 Odocoileus virginianus 42 30 [+ or -] 44 Procyon lotor 37 32 [+ or -] 45 Didelphis virginiana 18 17 [+ or -] 37 Mephitis mephitis 15 13 [+ or -] 33 Felis catus 3 2 [+ or -] 13 Scalopus aquaticus 2 0 Sciurus niger 2 2 [+ or -] 13 Sylvilagus floridanus 2 1 [+ or -] 6 Plantae 85 Poaceae 37 Unknown 29 Quercus leaves 15 Thatch 3 Juniperus virginiana 2 Leaf litter 2 Unidentified twig 2 Unidentified seeds 2 Non-biological material 11 Soil 6 Plastic 6 Polystyrene 2 Paper bag 2
Association of Selected Climatic Variables and Capture Success of Didelphis virginiana in Western Tennessee.