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ELK, ROOSEVELT

Under Construction May 2011 ROOSEVELT ELK Cervus elaphus GUARD HAIR Length: 70-80mm (Adorjan and Kolenosky 1969), 67mm max (Moore et al 1974, Cervus elaphus nelsoni), Very long taper at tip (ASM #1) 105-110mm max on bell (ASM #2) 50-80mm neck (ASM #2) 15mm leg (ASM #2) Diameter Range: 357 microns max (Moore et al 1974, […]

MOOSE

Under Construction May 2011 MOOSE Alces alces gigas GUARD HAIR Length: Winter pelage 150-160mm on the mane, 50-80 for secondary guard hairs. (Adorjan and Kolenosky 1969), 147mm max (Moore et al 1974), 65-80mm (ASM #1), 75-110mm (ASM #2) Diameter Range: 384 microns (Moore et al 1974), 290 -550 microns (ASM #1) 510 microns (ASM #2) […]