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.
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
Polistes page from the Field Guide to Texas Insects (Texas A&M University)
Literature & Links
To cite this page: DigiMorph Staff, 2008, "Polistes sp." (On-line), Digital Morphology. Accessed May 24, 2013 at http://digimorph.org/specimens/Polistes_sp/nest/.