genus Didelphis

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Noun1.genus Didelphis - type genus of the family Didelphidaegenus Didelphis - type genus of the family Didelphidae
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
crab-eating opossum - South American opossum
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The marsupials of the genus Didelphis Linnaeus, 1758 are a small non-volant mammals that are an essential component of natural communities and good indicators of environmental changes and its degree of conservation (Conde y Vera and Rocha, 2006; Castro, 2012; Quintela et al., 2013).
The systematics of the Genus Didelphis (Marsupialia: Didelphidae) in North and Middle America.
The genus Didelphis (Didelphimorphia: Didelphidae) comprises the largest living American marsupials.