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Previous roadkill salvages

WHAT:

Leopard Cat

Prionailurus bengalensis

WHERE:

Mandai Road

WHEN:

2001

CAUSE OF DEATH:

Run over by vehicle

PROCESSED:

Preserved in alcohol

REMARKS:

When its gut was dissected by Mr Marcus Chua, he found a rat, bird and lizard inside.


WHAT:

Siberian Thrush

Zoothera sibirica

WHERE:

National University of Singapore

WHEN:

Last Friday

CAUSE OF DEATH:

Flew into a window

PROCESSED:

In freezer

REMARKS:

Not commonly encountered in Singapore


WHAT:

Greater mouse-deer

Tragulus napu

WHERE:

Pulau Ubin

WHEN:

2011

CAUSE OF DEATH:

Killed by vehicle or bicycle

PROCESSED:

Dry preservation

REMARKS:

This was reported by NParks. The mouse-deer was missing a leg.