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by petthebird
Mon Mar 22, 2010 10:26 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What type of animal is this? (rodent-like mammal)
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It's a brushtailed possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) Don't know which subspecies it is though.
by petthebird
Thu Jan 28, 2010 8:37 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is this animal? - Photographed near Hana in Maui
Replies: 4
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Re: What is this animal? - Photographed near Hana in Maui

I think it looks like an indian mongoose (Herpestes javanicus) an alien species that got introduced to Maui as a pest-control by the government.

http://www.issg.org/database/species/ecology.asp?si=86