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Ship rat, Rattus rattus, VT144

Physical Description

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

Field Collection

Trapped by La'asaga and Alai.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 2 x 130 x 380mm
Length (Tail): 197mm
Length (Ear): 20mm
Length (Hind foot): 34mm
Length (Head+body): 177mm

Sex

Female

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