The Development and Replacement of Pelage Hairs in the Bandicoot Perameleb Nasuta Geoffroy (Marsupialia : Peramelidae)
Australian Journal of Biological Sciences
10(2) 197 - 216
A histological study has been made of the development and replacement of pelage hairs in the bandicoot, Perameles nasuta Geoffroy. Skin samples were taken from the mid-lateral region of the trunks of 18 specimens from eight different litters at estimated ages ranging from birth to 526 days. Six specimens were sampled more than once.
Full text doi:10.1071/BI9570197
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