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Eumeces (Novoeumeces) schneideri, Schneider's Skink
Dr. Jessie Maisano - The University of Texas at Austin
Eumeces (Novoeumeces) schneideri
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Yale Peabody Museum (YPM 12668)

Image processing: Dr. Jessie Maisano
Publication Date: 17 May 2006

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About the Species

This frozen specimen originated in the pet trade and no locality information is available. It was made available to the University of Texas High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility for scanning by Dr. Jessie Maisano of The University of Texas and Dr. Jacques Gauthier of Yale University. Funding for scanning was provided by an NSF grant (DEB-0132227) to Dr. Jack Sites of Brigham Young University. Funding for image processing was provided by a National Science Foundation Digital Libraries Initiative grant to Dr. Timothy Rowe of The University of Texas at Austin.

About this Specimen

The specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 27 August 2002 along the coronal axis for a total of 645 1024x1024 pixel slices. Each slice is 0.0532 mm thick, with an interslice spacing of 0.0532 mm and a field of reconstruction of 20 mm.

About the
Scan

Links
Eumeces schneideri caresheet from the Western New York Herpetological Society

Scincidae page from the EMBL Reptile Database

Literature
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Three-dimensional volumetric renderings of the skull with the osteoderms digitally removed. The 'scratched' sections indicate where the osteoderms contact the skull. All are 2-3mb.

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To cite this page: Dr. Jessie Maisano, 2006, "Eumeces (Novoeumeces) schneideri" (On-line), Digital Morphology. Accessed October 2, 2014 at http://digimorph.org/specimens/Eumeces_schneideri/.

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