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Callichthys callichthys, Cascarudo (Armored Catfish)
Dr. John Lundberg - The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia
Catfish Bones: The Digital Atlas of Catfish Morphology
Callichthys callichthys
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Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia (ANSP 53343)

Image processing: Dr. Jennifer Olori
Publication Date: 13 Mar 2007

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About the Species

This specimen was made available to The University of Texas High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility for scanning by Dr. John Lundberg of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia. Funding for scanning was provided by a National Science Foundation grant (DEB-0089612) to Dr. Lundberg. Funding for image processing was provided by an NSF Digital Libraries Initiative grant to Dr. Timothy Rowe of The University of Texas at Austin.

Dorsal view

Lateral view

Ventral view

About this Specimen

This specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 21 February 2005 along the coronal axis for a total of 660 slices. Each 1024x1024 pixel slice is 0.0858 mm thick, with an interslice spacing of 0.0858 mm and a field of reconstruction of 40.9 mm.

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Links

Callichthys callichthys page on Scotcat.com

C. callichthys page on FishBase

C. callichthys page on Wikipedia

Catfish Bones, the Digital Atlas of Catfish Morphology

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Callichthys callichthys
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To cite this page: Dr. John Lundberg, Catfish Bones: The Digital Atlas of Catfish Morphology, 2007, "Callichthys callichthys" (On-line), Digital Morphology. Accessed October 23, 2014 at http://digimorph.org/specimens/Callichthys_callichthys/.

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