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A Production of

Polistes sp., Paper Wasp
DigiMorph Staff - The University of Texas at Austin
Polistes sp.
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Image processing: Dr. Jennifer Olori
Publication Date: 26 Nov 2008

wasp | nest

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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. Timothy Rowe of The University of Texas at Austin. Funding for scanning was provided by a National Science Foundation Digital Libraries Initiative grant to Dr. Rowe.

Specimen Photos

nest image 1

nest image 2

nest image 3

About this Specimen

This specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 13 November 2004 along the coronal axis for a total of 510 slices. Each 1024x1024 pixel slice is 0.05486 mm thick, with an interslice spacing of 0.05486 mm and a field of reconstruction of 26 mm.

About the
Scan

Links

Polistes page from the Field Guide to Texas Insects (Texas A&M University)

Literature
& Links

None available

Additional
Imagery

To cite this page: DigiMorph Staff, 2008, "Polistes sp." (On-line), Digital Morphology. Accessed November 27, 2014 at http://digimorph.org/specimens/Polistes_sp/nest/.

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