FMNH 68311

FM Catalog: Mammals
Catalog Subset: Specimen
Scientific Name: Rattus norvegicus
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Rattus
Species: norvegicus
Field #: 62127
Collector: H. H. Hoogstraal
Collection No.: HHH-5718
Geography: Africa, Djibouti, 0ft. [LL]
DWc Country: Djibouti
Date Collected: 3 Jul 1950
Preparations: skin,skull
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
Sex: Male
Sex: Male
EMu IRN: 2567536
OccurenceID: f9636db6-4456-4716-9e59-af7a65fb0b4c

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