Creatures of the infraclass Marsupialia- vintage inspired science poster by Kelsey Oseid
"\"Creatures of the infraclass Marsupialia,\" 2016. Art print of an illustration by Kelsey Oseid. This poster chronicles 31 marsupial mammals from the infraclass Marsupialia. This print can be ordered in three sizes: 8x 10 inches (3-5 day processing time) 12 x 18 inches (3-5 day processing time) 20 x 30 inches- Giclée (1-2 week processing time, domestic only). Currently orders less than $100 USD are shipping via USPS, and may take 2-15 days to arrive after processing time. Recently some…
Wombats are stout marsupials and can weigh up to 36 kg. They have a large, blunt head and a short neck. Their sharp claws and stubby, powerful legs make them great diggers. Wombats can live up to 27 years in captivity. It digs burrows and tunnels in the ground for shelter and to escape from danger. Despite their slow appearance they can run quite fast.
Possum - Pest in NZ & protected in Australia - destroys native bush & kills birds. Nocturnal & territorial marsupials. Eat buds & flowers, birds eggs, strip bark from trees, fruit, fungi, invertebrates, land snails. They are trapped & poisoned but they like NZ's more temperate climate.
235 species of Australian marsupials. If you love koalas, kangaroos or any animal with a short gestation that gives birth prematurely so that the offspring develops outside the mother's womb, typically in a pouch; then you are thankful for marsupials. Be Thankful And Protect What You Love! Pic: Peppermint Narwhal Creative