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Bombina orientalis, Oriental Fire-bellied Toad
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Texas Memorial Museum (TNHC 15407)

Image processing: Dr. Jennifer Olori
Publication Date: 02 Dec 2004

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About the Species

This male specimen was collected from Korea. It was made available to The University of Texas High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility for scanning by Dr. David Cannatella of The University of Texas and the Amphibian Tree of Life project (EF-0334952). Funding for scanning and image processing was provided by Dr. Cannatella's grant, and funding for additional image processing was provided by a National Science Foundation Digital Libraries Initiative grant to Dr. Timothy Rowe of The University of Texas at Austin.

Specimen Photos

Dorsal view

Lateral view

Ventral view

About this Specimen

This male specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 9 November 2004 along the coronal axis for a total of 495 1024x1024 pixel slices. Each slice is 0.04123 mm thick, with an interslice spacing of 0.04123 mm and a field of reconstruction of 19.5 mm.

About the
Scan

Literature

Duellman, W.E. and L. Trueb. 1986. Biology of Amphibians. Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, 670 pp.

Ford, L.S. and D.C. Cannatella. 1993. The major clades of frogs. Herpetological Monographs 7:94-117.

Links

Bombina orientalis on the Amphibian Species of the World website (American Museum of Natural History).

Species account of B. orientalis on AmphibiaWeb (Univ. of California, Berkeley).

Literature
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None available.

Additional
Imagery

To cite this page: AmphibiaTree, 2004, "Bombina orientalis" (On-line), Digital Morphology. Accessed October 25, 2014 at http://digimorph.org/specimens/Bombina_orientalis/.

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