Vertical use of space by the marsupial Micoureus paraguayanus (Didelphimorphia,Didelphidae) in the Atlantic Forest of Brazil

Abstract

Despite most neotropical marsupials have arboreal habits, methodological and analytical difficulties usually hamper the study of vertical movements of individuals. We used the spool-and-line technique to record height and incline of movements, escape behaviour and use of refuges by the opossum Micoureus paraguayanus (Tate, 1931) (Didelphimorphia… (More)
DOI: 10.4098/j.at.0001-7051.063.2008

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