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Order Didelphimorphia

Family Didelphidae

Scientific Name

Thylamys elegans

Thumbnail Description

There is a dark patch surrounding each eye

Size and Weight

Adults:

HEAD-BODY-LENGTH: 106 to 121 mm

WEIGHT:

TAIL: 115 to 142 mm

Habitat

Altitude 2,500 m

Distribution

Chile, Argentina

Diet

Arthropods, arthropod larvae, fruits, small vertebrates, carrion

Reproduction

8 – 12

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Unknown

Conservation Status

Least Concern