Eastern quoll, study skin

Maker
1. Donald Finlay Fergusson Thomson (b.1901, d.1970)
2. Frederic Wood Jones (b.1879, d.1954)
Date
02 Apr 1932
Description
Study skin of a male Eastern Quoll (Dasyurus viverrinus) collected by Donald Thomson in Eltham, Victoria on 02/04/1932. The quoll entered the collections of Thomson's mentor, Frederic Wood Jones. Although common in Tasmania, the Eastern Quoll was considered extinct on the Australian mainland by the 1960s.
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Object detail

Date
02 Apr 1932
Production place
Accession number
516-500725
Inscriptions
original/labels ▫ EX. COLL. F. WOOD JONES
Species: Dasyurus viverrinus Shaw
Sex: ♂
Date: 2.4.32
Locality: Eltham Vict.
Observations: from Donald Thomson
Object type
Harry Brookes Allen Museum Anatomy Category

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