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Rat, Rattus, VT421

Physical Description

Study skin of a rat mounted on a cardboard plate. Specimen is flat and dorsoventrally compressed. Some bits of skin are missing in the chest area.

Field Collection

Trapped by Saifiti.
Parasites: nil.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 1 x 130 x 290mm
Length (Tail): 121mm
Length (ear): 14mm
Length (Hind foot): 35mm
Length (Head+Body): 110mm



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