-Size: varies. Vial of porcupine quills (2&7/8”), stingray barb (4&1/2”), raccoon baculum (4&1/2”)
-Notes: A great set of specimens for the budding naturalist or collector. Included is a vial of real quills from a prehensile tailed porcupine, a real stingray barb (or “stinger”), and a real raccoon baculum (penis bone- yes, you read that correctly).
-Size: 6”L x 3&1/2”H -Species: Hystrix cristata -Notes: An exceptional skull from the largest species of porcupine. When its quills are raised on its back it creates a "crest" shape, giving it its name. Contrary to popular belief, porcupines do not shoot their quills from their bodies. You will receive a...
-Size: 2&1/4”L x 1”H -Species: Neovison vison -Notes: A very nice skull of the semiaquatic American mink, displaying the classic elongated cranium that is typical of most of its mustelid relatives. -Location: USA and Canada (introduced to western Europe, Russia, Iceland, and southern South America) This item can not be...
-Size: 1&3/16"L -Species: Suncus murinus -Notes: An extremely odd and interesting skull. Also known as the "grey musk shrew", "Asian musk shrew" or "Indian musk shrew," these small mammals are native to South and Southeast Asia, but have become an invasive species in many parts of the world due to human transportation....