About the Species
This specimen (AMNH 239876) was collected from Peru, in the Oxapampa Province. It was made available to the University of Texas 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 Digital Libraries Initiative grant to Dr. Timothy Rowe.
About this Specimen
The specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 24 December 2003 along the coronal axis for a total of 1107 slices, each slice 0.094 mm thick with an interslice spacing of 0.094 mm.
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Information and images of Phyllostumus on the Animal Diversity Web (Univ. of Michigan Museum of Zoology).
Images and video of P. hastatus on Batkey.