Virginia Opossum (Didelphis virginiana)

Virginia Opossom: North Carolina Wildlife Profiles (N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission) This article provides a general description of the opossum and information on its history, status, habitats, habits and human interaction.

Top 7 Amazing Opossum Facts (video) (Sanders Wildlife) Opossums are far more interesting than most people give them credit for. Here are some facts about these amazing creatures.

13 Facts About Opossums (Mentalfloss) Opossums are known to play dead when frightened. But did you know that this is not something they can control? Learn more about this and other interesting opossum characteristics.