Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

Otago Museum is open in Level 1. We are using NZ Covid Tracer for contact tracing, please download, or use our Wi-Fi on arrival.

Rat, Rattus, VT418

Physical Description

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

Field Collection

Trapped by La'asaga and Alai.
Parasites: nil.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 3 x 100 x 320mm
Length (Tail): 136mm
Length (Ear): 15mm
Length (Hind foot): 26mm
Length (Head+body): 105mm



All Rights Reserved