This specimen (silver stained) was made available to The University of Texas High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility for scanning courtesy of Dr. Jaikun Song of the Division of Fishes, Smithsonian Institution. Funding for scanning was provided by a National Science Foundation Digital Libraries Initiative grant to Dr. Timothy Rowe of The University of Texas at Austin.
Lateral view of the scanned specimen.
About this Specimen
This specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 2 September 2003 along the coronal axis for a total of 914 slices. Each 1024x1024 pixel slice is 0.0091 mm thick, with an interslice spacing of 0.0064 mm and a field of reconstruction of 6.8 mm.