The Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana) is a remarkable beast whose marsupial ancestors roamed amongst dinosaurs. If you would like to learn more about this shy creature and see more portraits please visit Native Plants & Wildlife Gardens.
You can see all ten installments to my 'Bestiary' here.
My Bestiary is a number of antidotal tales spiced with facts about the beasts I have encounter on my land in Western Massachusetts.
Preserving wildlife habitats is our obligation to all wild animals and future generations.