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Pygoscelis antarctica, Chinstrap Penguin
Dr. Nina Triche - The University of Texas at Austin
Pygoscelis antarctica
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Florida Museum of Natural History (UF 36657)

Image processing: Mr. Stephen Roberson
Publication Date: 31 Jan 2008


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About the Species

This specimen (UF 36657) was made available to The University of Texas High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility for scanning by Dr. Nina Triche of the UT Department of Geological Sciences. Funding for scanning was provided by a UT Geology Foundation grant to Dr. Triche. Funding for image processing was provided by a National Science Foundation Digital Libraries Initiative grant to Dr. Timothy Rowe of The University of Texas at Austin.

lateral view

dorsal view

ventral view

About this Specimen

This specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 28 July 2005 along the coronal axis for a total of 900 slices. Each 1024x1024 pixel slice is 0.1341 mm thick, with an interslice spacing of 0.1341 mm and a field of reconstruction of 57 mm.

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Pygoscelis antarctica page on MarineBio.org

Photos of P. antarctica on CalPhotos (University of California Berkeley)

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Pygoscelis antarctica

To cite this page: Dr. Nina Triche, 2008, "Pygoscelis antarctica" (On-line), Digital Morphology. Accessed May 30, 2015 at http://digimorph.org/specimens/Pygoscelis_antarctica/.

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