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Onychodactylus japonicus, Japanese Clawed Salamander
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Onychodactylus japonicus
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University of California Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (MVZ 129400)

Image processing: Dr. Jessie Maisano
Publication Date: 03 May 2007

upper body | head only


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About the Species

This specimen was collected in the vicinity of Nikko, Tochigi Pref., Japan by Y. Okada in June 1970. 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.

About this Specimen

This specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 19 December 2006 along the coronal axis for a total of 930 slices. Each 1024x1024 pixel slice is 0.0313 mm thick, with an interslice spacing of 0.0313 mm and a field of reconstruction of 14.5 mm.

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Onychodactylus japonicus page on AmphibiaWeb

pictures of O. japonicus on Livingunderworld.org

O. japonicus page on Caudata.org

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Onychodactylus japonicus

To cite this page: AmphibiaTree, 2007, "Onychodactylus japonicus" (On-line), Digital Morphology. Accessed January 18, 2019 at http://digimorph.org/specimens/Onychodactylus_japonicus/head/.

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