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Australian Opossum Skins

The one on the left is the Rusty Brown and the one on the right is the Gray.

See the back of the gray opossum and a size comparison with a soda can.

The Australian Opossum skins are available in limited quantities.  They are fully furred and may tails, but do not have feet. The trading post quality are #1 and #2 skins from New Zealand. We also have a limited number of skins with thinner hair than fashion quality skins.  The Australian Opossum have a softer, fuzzier hair than the North American Opossum. 

Order Code Description Price Each
R-259-30-TP Australian Opossum Skin:Gray:Trading Post Grade  US$82.50
R-259-40-TP Australian Opossum Skin:Rusty Brown:Trading Post Grade US$82.50

 

Length (not including tail): 19" (48.5 cm)
Length (trunk of body): 18" (45.5 cm)
Width: 9.5" (24 cm)
Tail: 6" (15 cm)*

*Sizes will vary slightly.

The genus and species is Trichosurus vulpecula.  Wild.

Australian opossum were transplanted to New Zealand and have become a royal pest.  They are not endangered at all and are considered to be a nuisance in New Zealand.

USFWS export permit is required for all shipments outside the USA.

Click HERE to see our webpage on North American opossum.

Product of New Zealand

Weight: 2.4 oz. (Australian)