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Norway rat, Rattus norvegicus, VT376

Physical Description

Study skin of a rat mounted flat on a cardboard mounting plate.

Field Collection

No parasites.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 3 x 150 x 250mm
Length: 281mm
Length (Tail): 130mm
Length (Ear): 18mm
Length (Foot cu): 49mm
Length (Foot su): 45mm
Weight: 134.2g
Length (Head+body): 151mm



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