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)
This article is unpublished.
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Mandavia, A. and P. Myers. 2004. "Monodelphis brevicaudata" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed October 25, 2009 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Monodelphis_brevicaudata.html.
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