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Order Didelphimorphia

Family Didelphidae

Scientific Name

Thylamys karimii

Thumbnail Description

It avoids predators by being nocturnal

Size and Weight

Adults:

HEAD-BODY-LENGTH: 78 to 129 mm (average 104 mm)

WEIGHT: 16 to 43 g (average 28 g

TAIL: 72 mm

Habitat

(Tropical savanna) and Caatinga (semi-arid shrubland); altitude 372 – 1121 m

Distribution

Brazilian states (Bahia, Goiás, Mato Grosso, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Piauí, Rondônia, Tocantins)

Diet

Small vertebrates, leaves, fruit, seeds, carrion

Reproduction

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Nocturnal

Conservation Status

Least Concern