Monodelphis

Monodelphis

 

(short bare-tailed opossum), a genus of mammals of the family Didelphidae. The body measures 8–16 cm in length, and the tail 4–8 cm. The tail is hairless. The short, thick fur varies in color from gray to dark brown or black; many individuals have dark stripes on the back. The pouch is absent. There are ten species of Monodelphis, which are distributed from northern Argentina to northern Peru and Brazil. Members of the genus are forest terrestrial animals, but.some settle in human dwellings. The animals are omnivorous. They breed throughout the year, bearing litters of eight to 14 young.

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The record of Monodelphis scalops at the Parque Nacional das Sempre Vivas, Diamantina municipality, MG (locality 5) increases the species distribution to the northwest in 400 km from Santa Teresa, ES (Pine and Handley, 2008).
Gallus gallus 43% Meleagris gallopavo 15% Anolis carolinensis 6% Monodelphis domestica 4% Homo sapiens 2% Ornithorhynchus anatinus 2% Xenopustropicalis 2% Loxodonta africana 2% Ailuropoda melanoleuca 1% Mus musculus 1% Others 22% Note: Table made from pie chart.
2007) Genome of the marsupial Monodelphis domestica reveals innovation in non-coding sequences.
de Individuos Colectados Procesados Zygodontomys brevicauda 74 34 Holochilus sciureus 8 3 Marmosa robinsoni 3 2 Monodelphis brevicaudata 1 -Total 86 39 Orden Rodentia (Roedores) 82 37 Orden Didelphimorphia 4 2 (Marsupiales) Especie No.
Algunos generos no presentan el marsupio (Marmosa, Monodelphis, Metachirus) o solo presentan un par de pliegues laterales (Solari et al.
On the other hand, pitfalls are very efficient to capture semi-fossorial species, making viable the record of Oxymycterus delator in the CSS and Monodelphis kunsi in the FESM.
No obstante, existen otras especies en las cuales la bolsa puede estar ausente (DAVIS & GARDNER, 2008), es el caso de Marmosa, Monodelphis y Metachirus, que no la poseen y solo presentan un par de pliegues laterales (SOLARI et al.
El marsupial Monodelphis peruviana, es una especie muy rara siendo nuestro ejemplar colectado en Curva Alegre el segundo registro conocido para Puno.
Triatomineos Eratyrus mucronatus Panstrongylus geniculatus Microtriatoma trinidadensis Panstrongylus lignarius Panstrongylus rufotuberculatus Rhodnius brethesi Rhodnius neglectus Rhodnius paraensis Rhodnius pictipes Rhodnius robustus Mamiferos Agouti paca Caluromys spp Carollia perspicillata Choeroniscus minor Coendou spp Cyclopes didactylus Dasyprocta spp Dasypus novemcinctus Didelphis marsupialis Echimys chrysurus Eira barbara Glossophaga soricina Homo sapiens sapiens Loncophylla mordax Marmosa cinerea Metachirus nudicaudatus Molossus ater Molossus molossus Monodelphis brevicaudata Mycronycteris megalotis Nasua nausa [cf.
1994); o aislamiento entre las poblaciones asociadas a refugios del Cuaternario, para el caso de Monodelphoxyuris dollmeiri, parasito del colon de Monodelphis emiliae (Guerrero & Hugot, 2003).