Porcupine guard hairs
make it easier to tie durable and realistic quill-body flies.
Statistical comparison of dog and cat guard hairs
using numerical morphology.
Human hair is not so differentiated and might be described as a modified combination of the characteristics of guard hairs
and fur hairs.
Porcupine guard hair
is a commodity, the price of which rises and falls on the fur market.
Wool quality attributes (Table 3) revealed non-significant differences for staple length, fiber diameter, medulation percent, pure fiber and guard hair
during different seasons.
Shorthaired breeds may have guard hair
of only two inches or so.
The relaxed lengths of undyed cashmere fibre and guard hair
were recorded monthly.
Beneath the beaver's guard hair
is a soft layer of hair.
And even though it's smaller and not the color of a real coyote (Illinois coyotes have yellow-gray fur with black-tipped guard hairs
and often with a tinge of red behind their ears and around their faces), I think it's a lot more fun to practice shooting at it than a plain old paper target.
albiventer being a deep chestnut-red with creamy-white guard hairs
scattered on half its back, with a few distributed on the shoulders and head, that of P.
The dark appearance comes from long, nearly black guard hairs
that may touch the ground, but the muskox is actually a colorful animal, with nearly white legs and a pale saddle patch where the underlayer of soft wool shows through the guard hairs
The hinged traps are bigger or smaller, they're redder or greener, the guard hairs
are longer or miniaturised, and so on.