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M3#384_MJSN POI007–245

Skull of Molassitherium delemontense Becker and Antoine, 2013 (in Becker et al. 2013): holotype

Data citation: Maridet O., Rauber G., Rochat M., Roch R., Tissier J., Anquetin J., Becker D., 2019. M3#384_MJSN POI007–245. doi: 10.18563/m3.sf.384

Model solid/transparent

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Specimen infos
Collection
Collection : Jurassica Museum

Inventory number : MJSN POI007–245


Information
Sex : indet

Age group :

Age (if applicable) : Early Oligocene

Material Type : Skull

Origin : Poillat (Jura canton, Switzerland

Taxonomy
Class : Mammalia

Order : Perissodactyla

Family : Rhinocerotidae

Genus : Molassitherium

Species :delemontense


Description
Type specimen of Molassitherium delemontense

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3D surface scan of the type specimen of Molassitherium delemontense Becker and Antoine, 2013: use of a 3D model for research and conservation issues
Olivier Maridet, Gaëtan Rauber, Martine Rochat, Renaud Roch, Jérémy Tissier, Jérémy Anquetin and Damien Becker
Keywords: Conservation; Early Oligocene; Rhinocerotidae; Switzerland

doi: 10.18563/journal.m3.82

  Abstract

    This contribution provides for the first time the 3D model of the type specimen of Molassitherium delemontense (Mammalia, Rhinocerotidae) described in the following publication: Becker et al. (2013), Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, Vol. 11, Issue 8, 947–972, https://doi.org/10.1080/14772019.2012.699007. Conservation issues of the specimen and solutions using 3D model and 3D prints are detailed. 


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Published in Volume 05, issue 02 (2019)

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