Panama slender opossum

Panama slender opossum

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Marmosops invictus

The Panama slender opossum, also known as the slaty slender mouse opossum, is a species of opossum in the family Didelphidae. It is endemic to Panama, where it has been found in tropical rainforest habitats, including disturbed areas, at elevations from 500 to 1500 m. This opossum is mostly terrestrial in its habits, and feeds on plants and insects. It is vulnerable to deforestation.

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Panama slender opossum habitat map

References

1. Panama slender opossum Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panama_slender_opossum
2. Panama slender opossum on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/12823/115106311

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