Didelphis albiventris is also broadly distributed in eastern Bolivia (Cerqueira ). Sympatry with D. aurita and D. marsupialis, although rare (Cerqueira ). Didelphis albiventris Lund, (Download Help) Didelphis albiventris TSN Genus, Didelphis Linnaeus, – large American opossums. AnAge entry for Didelphis albiventris. Classification (HAGRID: ) Genus: Didelphis; Species: Didelphis albiventris; Common name: White-eared opossum .

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During the wet season, white-eared djdelphis eat more fruit, reptiles and beetles. Morphological differentiation in the white-eared opossum group Didelphidae: Aspidodera raillietiAspidodera subulataCruzia tentaculataGnathostoma didelphisDidelphostrongylus hayesiGnathostoma turgidumTurgida turgidaViannaia hamataTravassostrongylus orloffi and Trichuris didelphis Trematodes: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. PCR diagnosis and characterization of Leishmania in local and imported clinical samples.

White-eared opossum

Retrieved 28 December Females have a marsupium with 13 mammae. Lemos and Cerqueira, White-eared opossums are relatively robust in appearance and weigh between to 2, grams. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop.

To cite albiventriw page: Variation didelpyis the latitudinal reproductive patterns of the genus Didelphis Didelphimorphia: Range number of offspring 4 to 23 Average number of offspring 5 AnAge Range gestation period 12 to 14 days Range weaning age 3 to 4 months Average age at sexual or reproductive maturity female 9 months Average age at sexual or reproductive maturity female Sex: Due to their role as seed dispersers and their penchant for living in human altered environments, white-eared opossums may play a special role in forest regeneration.


Austral Ecology A total of 54 white-eared opossums were screened for L. There is no specific information regarding the mating systems of white-eared opossums.

BonamigoNorton Tasso, Jr. These animals are nocturnal albivenrris crepuscular; they become active directly after sunset and remain active throughout the night. Astua de Moraes, D. White-eared opossum [1] Conservation status.

Cerqueira and Tribe, ; Rademaker and Cerqueira, ; Smith, RibollaDiego P. Samples from opossums were typically collected within 1—2 days of arrival at the center; the maximum interval between arrival and collection procedures was three days. Currently, data on opossum population size in the Campo Grande area is insufficient to enable accurate estimation of population size and, subsequently, ideal sample size. Predatory behavior of the opossum Didelphis albiventris on the pitviper Bothrops jararaca.

Use of space by the Neotropical marsupial Didelphis albiventris Didelphimorphia: Open in a separate window. The Encyclopedia of MammalsVol. The white-eared opossum often changes its habitat depending on its breeding season. The ADW Team gratefully acknowledges their support. The Brown Reference Group.

Vegetation is typically sparse, though spectacular blooms may occur following rain.

Didelphidae in an urban forest fragment. Cerqueira and Tribe, ; Oliveira-Santos, et al. These results suggest a role for D.

Comadreja overa (Didelphis albiventris)

VL transmission zones Results No. A total of SolanaceaPassifloraceaeMoraceaeRosaceaePiperaceaeCucubitaceaeArecaceaePoaceaeMyrtaceaeRutaceaeMelastomataceae and Erythroxylaceae most of these seeds pass through their digestive tract unharmed, especially small seeds.

Ribolla and Diego P. Journal of Tropical Ecology Ecological interactions in the didelpphis of the leishmaniases. They are also known to raid chicken coups, stealing eggs and often killing the birds.

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Am J Ridelphis Med Hyg. All animals exhibited good health and no symptoms of VL at the time of clinical screening. Their ability to survive in human altered habitats, their sizable population and their large distribution makes the outlook for this species stable. Due to this recent split, information regarding each of these new species is somewhat sparse. They primarily feed on invertebrates, however, their diet changes based on food availability.

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Anderson’s four-eyed opossum P. Mammals of the Neotropics: Albivengris short-tailed opossum M. Albiventrid individuals have a coat primarily composed of gray fur, with sparse white guard hairs. Articles with ‘species’ microformats All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from March All stub articles. After a short gestation period of 12 to 14 days, white-eared opossums have 4 to 23 young. For instance, their tails may be albiventriss to a stew to assist in painless childbirth, use of their fat as an ointment has been used in the treatment of hemorrhoids, boils, hernias, arthritis and osteoarthritis and their meat has been used for the treatment of kidney and back pain.

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