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Procyon lotor, Northern Raccoon
Dr. Blaire Van Valkenburgh - University of California, Los Angeles
Procyon lotor
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Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History (LACM 52261)

Image processing: Dr. Ashley Gosselin-Ildari
Publication Date: 28 Mar 2007

male | female


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About the Species

This specimen was collected 11 miles south and 2 miles east of Lone Pine, Cottonwood Campgroud, Inyo County, California by L.A. Lester on 26 June 1967. It was made available to The Univeristy of Texas High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility by Dr. Blaire Van Valkenburgh, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles. Funding for scanning was provided by Dr. Van Valkenburgh and by a National Science Foundation Digital Libraries Initiative grant to Dr. Timothy Rowe of The University of Texas at Austin.

About this Specimen

This specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 7 December 2006 along the coronal axis for a total of 724 slices. Each 1024 x 1024 pixel slice is 0.1686 mm thick, with an interslice spacing of 0.1686 mm and a field of reconstrucion of 79 mm.

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Procyon lotor page on Animal Diversity Web

Procyon lotor page on The San Diego Natural History Museum Field Guide

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Procyon lotor

To cite this page: Dr. Blaire Van Valkenburgh, 2007, "Procyon lotor" (On-line), Digital Morphology. Accessed July 22, 2024 at http://digimorph.org/specimens/Procyon_lotor/male/.

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