The chromosomes of some Tasmanian rodents

JA Dartnall
1970 Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania  
The karyotypes of three species of Tasmanian rodents, Rattus lutreolus Grey, 1841 (2n=42), Pseudomys higginsi Trouessart, 1897 (2n=48), and Hydromys chrysogaster Geoffrey, 1804 (2n=48), are described and illustrated. The most su~cessful preparation method, from bone marrow, IS described and the results discussed in the light of other published results.
doi:10.26749/rstpp.104.79 fatcat:yidc6zpqv5d67jazk5oaaebqt4