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Rousettus (Boneia) bidens, Manado Fruit Bat
Dr. Nancy Simmons - American Museum of Natural History
Rousettus (Boneia) bidens
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Zoological Museum of Amsterdam (ZMA 23.100)

Image processing: Mr. Stephen Roberson
Publication Date: 26 Jan 2006

Views: head only | whole specimen


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About the Species

This specimen (ZMA 23.100) was made available to the High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility for scanning by Dr. Nancy Simmons of the American Museum of Natural History. Funding for scanning was provided by a National Science Foundation grant (DEB-9873663) to Dr. Simmons, and funding for scanning and 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 20 July 2005 along the coronal axis for a total of 611 slices, each slice 0.201 mm thick with an interslice spacing of 0.201 mm.

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Rousettus bidens page from ARCBC (Asean Regional Centre for Biodiversity Conservation)

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Cutaway animations along the three orthogonal axes with soft-tissue rendered semi-transparent:
coronal cutaway sagittal cutaway horizontal cutaway

Coronal (1.7mb)

Sagittal (2.6mb)

Horizontal (2.7mb)

Front page image.

Rousettus boneia

To cite this page: Dr. Nancy Simmons, 2006, "Rousettus (Boneia) bidens" (On-line), Digital Morphology. Accessed May 30, 2015 at http://digimorph.org/specimens/Rousettus_bidens/head/.

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