Possums are common and loved due to their small size and smooth skin. Unique animal species estimated at 3-30 million.
Possums are Australian marsupials with gender-specific names, including Jack, Jill, and Joey.
They are not related to anteaters, sloths or armadillos, but rather are more closely related to carnivores.
Possums are marsupials native to Australia, with 27 unique species, including the popular Brushtail possum.
Possums and opossums are different species with distinct teeth and diets, native to different continents.
Possums are marsupials that evolved from an ancestor 20-30 million years ago in Oceania.