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Table 1 Measurements of fetus, umbilical cord and placenta in the specimens of red-rumped agouti used for the present study.

From: The subplacenta of the red-rumped agouti (Dasyprocta leporina L)

Animal No. Stage of gestation Uterine horn Fetal length (cm) Fetal weight (g) Umbilical cord length (cm) Placental weight (g)
1 Early to mid-gestation Left --- --- --- 15
   Left 2 15 2 13
2 Early to mid-gestation Right 2 15.5 2 12
3 Midgestation Right 10 42 9.5 37
   Left 10 42 9 36
4 Midgestation Left 10 40 9 34
5 Midgestation Right 10.5 41 9.5 36
6 Term gestation Right 16 100 13 78
   Left 12.5 76 9 50