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Polynesian rat, Rattus exulans, VT435

Physical Description

Study skin of a rat mounted on a cardboard plate. Specimen is flat and dorsoventrally compressed. Some bits of skin are missing from the chest and abdomen area. Tip of the tail is broken.

Field Collection

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 1 x 90 x 265mm

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