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    A naturalized walrus was documented on September 15, 1981 by Lucy Bell and by Louise Odongo on June 20, 1992.

      Discipline mammalogy
      Species rosmarus
     Cataloguer Odongo, Louise; Bell, Lucy
      Catalogue Date1992-06-20; 1981-09-15
    Cataloguer Remarks This specimen should be transferred from storeroom 402 to storeroom 312 as soon as there is room (L.O.). Gustave McMurray is the project director and Betty Lee is his assistant (L.B.). © Société des musées du Québec