The Gross Morphology of the Stomach of the Malaysian Lesser Mousedeer (Tragulus javanicus)

Vidyadarayan, M.K. and Hilmi, M. and sirimane, Roy A. (1982) The Gross Morphology of the Stomach of the Malaysian Lesser Mousedeer (Tragulus javanicus). Pertanika, 5 (1). pp. 34-38.

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The gross morphology of the stomach of the lesser mouse deer is described. Characteristically, the rumen is S-shaped spirally twisted and has large ventral and caudoventral sacs. The omasum is vestigeal and is represented by an area of about (2-3 cm'). Reticulo rumen volume is largPr than for ox and sheep.

Item Type:Article
Keyword:Stomach; anatomy; lesser mousedeer; Tragulus javanicus.
Faculty or Institute:Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
ID Code:2202
Deposited By: Nur Izyan Mohd Zaki
Deposited On:11 Nov 2009 06:33
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