Suncus murinus (Indian house shrew)

2n = 40
  • T. C. Hsu
  • Kurt Benirschke

Abstract

One pair of the submetacentric autosomes may be classified as subtelocentric.

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References

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    Manna, G.K. and Talukdar, M.: Somatic chromosome number in twenty species of mammals from India. Mammalian Chromosomes Newsletter No. 17:77, 1965.Google Scholar
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    Manna, G.K. and Talukdar, M.: Chromosomes of bone marrow cells of the Indian house shrew, Suncus murinus. Mammalia 31:288, 1967.Google Scholar
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    Raychaudhari, S.P., Ranjini, P. V., and Sharma, T.: Karyological studies of 16 species of Indian mammals. Mammalian Chromosomes Newsletter 9:82, 1968.Google Scholar

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. C. Hsu
    • 1
  • Kurt Benirschke
    • 2
  1. 1.Section of Cytology, Department of BiologyThe University of Texas M. D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor InstituteHoustonUSA
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, School of MedicineUniversity of CaliforniaSan Diego, La JollaUSA

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