Monodelphis brevicaudata live mainly in forests and in shrubby areas with a great deal of vegetation. Nests have been reported in the hollows of trees. (Eisenberg and Redford, 1999; Linares, 1998)
Habitat Regions: Tropical; Terrestrial
Terrestrial Biomes: Forest; Scrub forest
- Linares, O. 1998. Mamiferos de Venezuela. Caracas: Socieda Conservacionista Audubon de Venezuela.
- Eisenberg, J., K. Redford. 1999. Mammals of the Neotropics-Volume 3. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press.