brush-tailed possum

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brush-tailed possum

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brush-tail possum

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(Animals) any of several widely-distributed Australian possums of the genus Trichosurus
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* 2 skeins Kauri Fingering by Zealana, Performa Series imported by the YarnSisters, Inc, 60% New Zealand merino, 30% brush-tail possum, 10% silk (167 yds/40g) in color K13 Ashen (B)
There is currently limited published information regarding parasites infecting brush-tail possums in Western Australia (Viggers and Spratt 1995, Obendorf et al.