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Heavy-browed Mouse Opossum
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Didelphimorphia
Family: Didelphidae
Genus: Marmosa
Species: M. andersoni
Binomial name
Marmosa andersoni
Pine, 1972

The Heavy-browed Mouse Opossum (Marmosa andersoni), or Anderson's Mouse Opossum, is a species of opossum in the Didelphidae family. It is endemic to Peru.


  1. ^ Diaz, M. & Barquez, R. (2008). Marmosa andersoni. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 28 December 2008. Database entry includes justification for why this species is data deficient
  • Solari, Sergio & Pine, Ronald H. (2008). "Rediscovery and redescription of Marmosa (Stegomarmosa) andersoni Pine (Mammalia: Didelphimorphia: Didelphidae), an endemic Peruvian mouse opossum, with a reassessment of its affinities". Zootaxa 1758: 49–61.  


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