A review of the ecological studies relevant to management of the common brushtail possum

Although the common brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) was introduced to New Zealand over 100 years ago to establish a fur industry, its subsequent abundance, especially in indigenous broadleaf/podocarp forests, has had detrimental consequences.

Author Green, W.Q.
Secondary Author Smith, A.P.; Hume, I.D.
Year 1984
Secondary title Possums and Gliders
Place published Chipping Norton, N.S.W.
Publisher Surrey Beatty & Sons and Australian Mammal Society
Pages 483-499
Region NZ