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Possums are mammals that lead a solitary life. Sometimes possums are called phalangeriforme, this is a scientific name for the animal. Fasted recorded speed of a possum is 25km/h (15mph). Possums life span is 5-8 years. The weight of phalangeriforme is 0.1-14.5kg (0.22-32lbs). 5-120cm (1.9-47in) is a size of a possum.

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Facts about possums
NamePossum
FamilyPhalangeriformes
Life Span5-8 years
ClassMammalia
TypeMammal
Skin TypeFur
PredatorsFox, cat, birds of prey
Scientific NamePhalangeriforme
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Size5-120cm (1.9-47in)
HabitatBushland and rainforest
KingdomAnimalia
Main PreyInsects, leaves, flowers
Weight0.1-14.5kg (0.22-32lbs)
Average Litter Size2
Top Speed25km/h (15mph)
GenusPhalangeridae
PhylumChordata
ColourTan, black, brown, white, grey
DietOmnivore
LifestyleSolitary
OrderDiprotodontia
Image Details
Description Possum picture. Possum Hunting | Dixie Bones Post
Width 973 pixels
Heigh 691 pixels
File type JPG
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