Here's a crazy opossum hanging out and have a cold one. His tail is curled around a branch supporting him as he takes a sip of his favorite frosty beverage. He has fur that is a nice mixture of grays, browns, and white. With an inquisitive look on his face, his ears are perked up and alert. Given the expert detailing on this piece, it has earned our taxidermy quality rating of Excellent.
About the Opossum
Scientific Didelphis virginiana
The species that many people think of when hearing about this animal is the common opossum, also known as Virginia opossum. However, these are two different species. The common opossum's scientific name is Didelphis marsupialis, and the Virginia opossum's scientific name is Didelphis virginiana.