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MorphoMuseuM Vol. 01, Issue 02: 2015
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Original article : type specimen

Holotype specimen of Donrussellia magna, an adapiform primate from the early Eocene (MP7) of Southern France
Anusha Ramdarshan, Marc Godinot, Samuel Bédécarrats and Rodolphe Tabuce
Keywords: Adapiformes; Early Eocene; Holotype; Primates; Southern France

doi: 10.18563/m3.1.2.e2

Cite this article: Ramdarshan A., Godinot M., Bédécarrats S., Tabuce R., 2015. Holotype specimen of Donrussellia magna, an adapiform primate from the early Eocene (MP7) of Southern France. MorphoMuseuM 1 (2)-e2. doi: 10.18563/m3.1.2.e2

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This project presents a µCT dataset and an associated 3D surface model of the holotype of Donrussellia magna (UM PAT 17; Primates, Adapiformes). UM PAT17 is the only known specimen for the species and consists of a well-preserved left lower jaw with p4-m3. It documents one of the oldest European primates, eventually dated near the Paleocene Eocene Thermal Maximum. 

Specimens and 3D Data

Donrussellia magna UM PAT 17 View specimen

M3#17_UM PAT 17

3D surface file model of UM PAT 17 (type specimen of Donrussellia magna), which is a well preserved left lower jaw with p4-m3. The teeth (and roots) were manually segmented.

Type: "3D_surfaces"

doi: 10.18563/m3.sf17

Data citation: Ramdarshan A., Godinot M., Bédécarrats S., Tabuce R., 2015. M3#17_UM PAT 17. doi: 10.18563/m3.sf17


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M3#18_UM PAT 17

CT Scan Data of Donrussellia magna UM PAT 17. Voxel size (in µm): 36µm (isotropic voxels). Dimensions in x,y,z : 594 pixels, 294 pixels, 1038 pixels. Image type : 8-bit voxels. Image format : raw data format (no header).

Type: "3D_CT"

doi: 10.18563/m3.sf18

Data citation: Ramdarshan A., Godinot M., Bédécarrats S., Tabuce R., 2015. M3#18_UM PAT 17. doi: 10.18563/m3.sf18


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Published in Vol. 01, Issue 02 (2015)


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