Order Didelphimorphia

Family Didelphidae

Scientific Name

Marmosa lepida

Thumbnail Description

They have long slender prehensile tail

Size and Weight

Adults:

HEAD-BODY-LENGTH: 88 – 120 mm

WEIGHT: 18 – 42 g

Newborns:

LENGTH:

Habitat

Lowland tropical rainforest; altitude 1,000 m

Distribution

Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, Surinam

Diet

Insects, fruits

Reproduction

7

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Predators

Snakes, owls, wild felids

Speed

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Solitary, nocturnal

Conservation Status

Least Concern