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The mythic personality of the opossum (Didelphis marsupialis) permeates the entire Mesoamerican tradition, from the earliest clay figurines to the indigenous narratives of the present day. In Maya pictorial codices ...

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences — History of the Americas.


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