• Responses of roof rat,Rattus rattus L., to non-oily and oily foods after poisoning in oily foods

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      Wheat Flour; Dicoumarol; Test Food; Maize Flour; Rattus Rattus

    • Abstract


      The rats,Rattus rattus L., rejected oily foods previously mixed with zinc phosphide; but cereal equivalents, or non-oily foods were avoided only partially. Groundnut oil, though of neutral flavour, also exerted thus some masking effect on the taste of cereal bases.

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      Devendra Bhardwaj1 Jamil Ahmad Khan1

      1. Zoology Department, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh - 202 001
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