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Breeding Birds and Alligators Help Each Other in Everglades, Say Researchers
“In mixed-species wading bird nesting colonies in the southeastern United States, medium-sized, arboreal, semiaquatic mammals such as North American raccoons (Procyon lotor) and Virginia opossums (Didelphis virginiana) present the greatest nest ...
Animales que morirían si Peñalosa le mete cemento a la reserva Van der Hammen
​El humedal Conejera es hábitat de especies como zarigüeyas (Didelphis pernigra), musarañas (Cryptotis thomasi) y comadrejas (Mustela frenata). Mamíferos que sólo se registra en humedales que tienen bordes rurales, los que Peñalosa llama potreros.
Tajamar, turismo depredador avalado por autoridades ambientales
Mientras que las especies de mamíferos más frecuentes son el tlacuache (Didelphis virginiana) y el mapache (Procyon lotor). En suma, Imasa contabilizó nueve especies bajo algún estatus de protección: siete con categoría de protección especial y dos con ...
Natural Sightings: A lot of teeth, but not actually ferocious
Kim Durham took this photo in West Golden Hills of a Virginia Opossum (Didelphis virginiana) as it clung to a tree branch. Opossums are newer arrivals to the Tehachapi Mountains — there is no Nuwa (Kawaiisu or Paiute) word for “opossum,” since they ...

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