Geographic patterns of genetic distribution in brushtail possums in Trichosurus vulpecula and implications for pest control

Two morphological types of brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) were introduced to New Zealand: smaller, grey possums from mainland southeastern Australia, and larger, black possums from Tasmania. Analysis of patterns of […]

Aspects of reproductive biology in the male brush-tail possum Trichosurus vulpecula

Measurement of peripheral concentrations of testosterone in the male possum by radioimmunoassay, has demonstrated that seasonal fluctuations occur. Peaks of concentrations are present at the times when breeding activity occurs […]