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Pristis sp., Sawfish
DigiMorph Staff - The University of Texas at Austin
Pristis sp.
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Private collection of Dr. Adam Summers

Image processing: Dr. Ted Macrini
Image processing: Dr. Jessie Maisano
Publication Date: 28 Feb 2002

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Information about the species coming soon.

About the Species

This specimen was made available to The University of Texas High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility for scanning courtesy of Dr. Adam Summers of the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Irvine. 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.

Pristis
A photo of the frozen specimen before it was scanned.
About this Specimen

The specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert and Richard Ketcham on 20 February 2002 along the coronal axis for a total of 854 512x512 pixel slices. Each slice is 0.5 mm thick, with an interslice spacing of 0.4 mm (for a slice overlap of 0.1 mm) and a field of reconstruction of 100 mm.

About the
Scan
Links

Pristidae on FishBase.org

Sawfish Conservation Biology Homepage (Mote Marine Laboratory)

Literature
& Links

None available.

Additional
Imagery

To cite this page: DigiMorph Staff, 2002, "Pristis sp." (On-line), Digital Morphology. Accessed October 23, 2014 at http://digimorph.org/specimens/Pristis_sp/.

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