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Human Mummies pp 289-294 | Cite as

Remarks on the anatomy of a mummified cat regarding the extent of preservation

  • J. Weisgram
  • H. Splechtna
  • H. Hilgers
  • M. Walzl
  • W. Leitner
  • H. Seidler
Part of the The Man in the Ice book series (3262, volume 3)

Abstract

On July 24, 1994, the remains of a cat were found on the Stubai-Glacier, 2,900 m above sea-level at the bottom of the “Schaufelferner” facing northeast. (1993) have given inaccurate information concerning the locality.

Keywords

White Arrow Insect Feeding Epiphyseal Plate Canine Tooth White Triangle 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Weisgram
    • 1
  • H. Splechtna
    • 1
  • H. Hilgers
    • 1
  • M. Walzl
    • 1
  • W. Leitner
    • 2
  • H. Seidler
    • 3
  1. 1.Institut für Zoologie der Universität WienAustria
  2. 2.Institut für Ur- und Frühgeschichte der Universität InnsbruckAustria
  3. 3.Institut für Humanbiologie der Universität WienAustria

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