Agile opossums (Gracilinanus agilis) are found in central South America. This species has been reported in eastern Peru, central Brazil, eastern Bolivia. Gracilinanus agilis. agile gracile mouse opossum. Gracilinanus agilis. agile gracile mouse opossum. Gracilinanus agilis. agile gracile mouse opossum. Familia: Didelphidae Subfamilia: Didelphinae Tribus: Thylamyini Genus: Gracilinanus Species: Gracilinanus agilis.

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Gracilinanus is a genus of opossum in the family Didelphidae. It was separated from the genus Marmosa inand has since had the genera CryptonanusChacodelphysand Hyladelphys removed from it. Gracilinaus contains the following species: Gracile mouse opossums, excluding the fat-tailed mouse opossum, in general, have a prehensile tail that is thin and very long. The tails of mouse opossums are naked.

It, as well, has a light, two-tone colored tail that has only a few hairs. The fur color can be graiclinanus to determine if a member of the genus is part of the G. One difference between G.

A difference between G. Gracilinanus species can be found in a number of different places. The different regions that Gracilinanus species can be found are Peru, [7] [8] Bolivia, [7] [8] [9] Brazil, [8] [10] [11] [12] Paraguay, [8] and Venezuela. Out of the species that currently exist, only two are on the endangered list.


Gracilinanus agilis is not considered to be threatened, in general, but in the specific area aagilis Paraguay, the species is close to being threatened. The species of the genus Gracilinanus once occupied regions in South America and Europe, but are now extinct there. The specific species G. It is reported that the male species eat more food than the females.

Like most marsupials, the female has two vaginas and the males have a two-pronged penis.

Some species are nocturnal. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Gracilinanus [1] Scientific classification Kingdom: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference 3rd ed.

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Johns Hopkins University Press. Web 3 November Martins, Maria Nazareth F. DidelphidaeFrom Argentina. Downloaded on 3 November Microtarsus Didelphimorphia, Didelphidaewith Cytogenetic Notes.

Brazilian Administration Review 9. Didelphidae in a Brazilian Cerrado: Patterns of Food Consumption and Intrapopulation Variation.

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Extant Didelphimorphia Opossums species. Subgenus Caluromys Bare-tailed woolly opossum C. Chacoan pygmy opossum C. Agricola’s gracile opossum C.


Aceramarca gracile opossum G. Kalinowski’s mouse opossum H. Alston’s mouse opossum M. Bishop’s slender opossum M. Brown four-eyed opossum M. Sepia short-tailed opossum M. Anderson’s four-eyed opossum P.

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