Age structure and mortality of possum Trichosurus vulpecula populations from New Zealand

The age structure of samples of possums from 11 areas in New Zealand varied seasonally, mainly in response to the major birth pulse in May. Between May and September, 1-2 year-olds predominated in trapped or poisoned samples. Between October and early Jan

Author R. E. Brockie, B. D. Bell and A. J. White
Secondary Author B. D. Bell
Year 1981
Secondary title Proceedings of the First Symposium on Marsupials i
Volume 74
Place published Wellington
Publisher Publications of the Victoria University
Pages 63-86
Region NZ