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Malaysian murids and the giant rat of Sumatra

Guy G. Musser

Malaysian murids and the giant rat of Sumatra

by Guy G. Musser

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Published by American Museum of Natural History in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malaysia.
    • Subjects:
    • Muridae.,
    • Mammals -- Malaysia.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 590-598.

      Other titlesGiant rat of Sumatra.
      StatementGuy G. Musser, Cameron Newcomb.
      SeriesBulletin of the American Museum of Natural History,, v. 174, article 4
      ContributionsNewcomb, Cameron.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH1 .A4 vol. 174, art. 4, QL737.R666 .A4 vol. 174, art. 4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination329-598 p. :
      Number of Pages598
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3257851M
      LC Control Number83177229

      In deference to Sherlock Holmes's wishes, Dr Watson kept the tale of The Giant Rat of Sumatra a secret. However before he died he arranged that the bizarre story of the giant rat should be held in the vaults of a London bank until all the protagon. Contributor for if:book projects () Short-listed for Harper-Wood Studentship () Short story ‘Channel Light Vessel Automatic’ was developed by composer Steven Jackson into a collaborative piece as part of the Vessel exhibition during ‘Noise of Many Waters ‘, the Royal Northern College of Music’s showcase event ().

      Biography to essays. Not into horror or much into YA. If you would like me to review a book, then please see my stated review policy BEFORE emailing me. Please Note: This is a book blog. It is not a platform for advertising. The Giant Rat of Sumatra: Review The story of the giant rat, which Holmes alludes to in "The Adventure of the. Hey guys! Has anyone traveled through both Malaysian Borneo and Sumatra?. My partner and I are going backpacking in Indonesia for 1 month in September, and would like to see some wildlife, and beautiful scenery (beaches/rivers/lakes, mountains and forest). We just don't know whether to spend approx 2 weeks on Sumatra or on Malaysian Borneo.

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Type. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Musser, Guy G. Malaysian murids and the giant rat of Sumatra. New York: American Museum of Natural History, Malaysian murids and the giant rat of Sumatra. Bulletin of the AMNH ; v.article 4 Our view of the species and generic diversity of Malaysian murids, in which Rattus is a minor part, is contrasted with that of former workers who looked upon Rattus as a major component of the Sundaic murid fauna.

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