About the Species
This juvenile male specimen was collected in Nikeweratiya, Sri Lanka on 20 September 1931 by W. Schofield. It was made available to The University of Texas High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility for scanning by Dr. James Rossie of Stony Brook University, courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution Division of Mammals. Funding for scanning was provided by an NSF grant to Dr. Rossie (BCS-0610514), and funding for image processing was provided by The University of Texas at Austin.
About this Specimen
This specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 19 December 2008 along the coronal axis for a total of 716 slices. Each slice is 0.05439 mm thick, with an interslice spacing of 0.05439 mm and a field of reconstruction of 25.9 mm.
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Loris tardigradus on the Animal Diversity Web (University of Michigan Museum of Zoology)