Taxon profile


Mesopotamian Fat-tailed Opossum
Thylamys citellus (Thomas, 1912)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Didelphimorphia - American marsupials »  family Didelphidae - opossums »  genus Thylamys

Scientific synonyms

Marmosa citella Thomas, 1912

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

Teta P., D'Elía G, Flores D., La Sancha N. (2009): Diversity and Distribution of the Mouse Opossums of the Genus Thylamys (Didelphimorphia, Didelphidae) in Northeastern and Central Argentina, Gayana 73(2): 180 - 199 [as Thylamys citellus]
CZ Anděra M. (2011): České názvy živočichů. Savci (Mammalia). Dodatek 1 – Vačnatí (Metatheria), Lynx, n. s. Praha [as Thylamys citellus]
Data retrieved on: 8 March 2011

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