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Under Construction May 2011 ALASKAN HARE/ TUNDRA HARE Lepus othus GUARD HAIR Length: 25-30mm Diameter Range: 42.5- 75 (ASM #1) Medullary Index: 0.65-0.86 (ASM #1) Medulla: Multiserial ladder consisting of at least three rows of cells per the width of the medulla. The cells are hockey puck shaped and are consistent throughout the length of […]


Under Construction May 2011 SHOWSHOE HARE Lepus americanus GUARD HAIR Length: 30-40mm (Adorjan and Kolenosky 1969), 30-48mm (Moore et al 1974), 20-25mm (ASM #1) Diameter Range: One hair was measured at regular increments from the root to the tip; the basal region was measured at 30 microns, center of the hair at its widest ranged […]