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Polynesian rat, Rattus exulans, VT352

Physical Description

Study skin of a rat mounted flat on a cardboard mounting plate. Some bits of skin missing from the abdomen and chest areas.

Field Collection

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 2 x 90 x 265mm
Weight: 36g
Length: 235mm
Length (Tail): 129mm
Length (Ear): 14mm
Length (Foot cu): 26mm
Length (Foot su): 24mm

Sex

Male

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