Mammalian Biology

, Volume 73, Issue 6, pp 463–467 | Cite as

Reproduction of the opossums Micoureus paraguayanus and Philander frenata in a fragmented Atlantic Forest landscape in Brazil: Is seasonal reproduction a general rule for Neotropical marsupials?

  • Camila S. BarrosEmail author
  • Renato Crouzeilles
  • Fernando A. S. Fernandez
Short Communication


Micoureus Philander Atlantic Forest Breeding seasons Conservation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Camila S. Barros
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Renato Crouzeilles
    • 1
  • Fernando A. S. Fernandez
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratório de Ecologia e Conservação de Populações, Departamento de EcologiaUniversidade Federal do Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil
  2. 2.Programa de Pós-Graduação em EcologiaUniversidade Federal do Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil

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