Seasonal fibre replacement and harvesting of fur in brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula)

To gain insight into seasonal fibre growth cycles in possums, samples of skin and fur were taken from captive possums at regular intervals to determine hair follicle numbers, hair follicle activity, and duration of the growth phase. Counts of hair follicl

Author A. J. Nixon
Year 1990
Secondary title Proceedings of the New Zealand Society of Animal P
Volume 50
Pages 317-321