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Specimen infos
Collection

Information
Sex : indet

Age group : Juvenile

Age (if applicable) : Kimmeridgian

Material Type : Skin

Origin : Wyoming

Taxonomy
Class : Sauropsida

Order : Saurischia

Family : Allosauridae

Genus : Allosaurus

Species :jimmadseni


Description
The material consists of a 3D reconstruction of the counterpart of a 30 cm2 patch of skin impression associated with the anterior dorsal ribs/pectoral region (Fig. 1A) of the specimen of Allosaurus jimmadseni UMNH VP C481.

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3D model related to the publication: Morphology and distribution of scales, dermal ossifications, and other non-feather integumentary structures in non-avialan theropod dinosaurs
Christophe Hendrickx, Phil Bell, Michael Pittman, Andrew R. C. Milner, Elena . Cuesta, Jingmai . O’Connor, Mark . Loewen, Philip J. Currie, Octávio . Mateus, Thomas G. Kaye and Rafael . Delcourt
Published online: 2022-01-10

Keywords: Allosauridae; basement scales; Integument; juvenile; non-avian Theropoda

doi: 10.18563/journal.m3.162

Cite this article: Hendrickx C., Bell P., Pittman M., Milner A. R. C. ., Cuesta E. ., O’Connor J. ., Loewen M. ., Currie P. J. ., Mateus O. ., Kaye T. G. ., Delcourt R. ., 2022. 3D model related to the publication: Morphology and distribution of scales, dermal ossifications, and other non-feather integumentary structures in non-avialan theropod dinosaurs. MorphoMuseuM 8:162. doi: 10.18563/journal.m3.162

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  Abstract

    The present 3D Dataset contains the 3D model of the skin of Allosaurus described in Hendrickx, C. et al. in press. Morphology and distribution of scales, dermal ossifications, and other non-feather integumentary structures in non-avialan theropod dinosaurs. Biological Reviews. 


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Published in Volume 08, issue 01 (2022)

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3D data

M3#902_UMNH VP C481

The material consists of a 3D reconstruction of the counterpart of a 30 cm2 patch of skin impression associated with the anterior dorsal ribs/pectoral region of the specimen of Allosaurus jimmadseni UMNH VP C481. The skin shows a semi-uniform basement of 1-2 mm diameter pebbles with a smaller number of slightly larger (up to 3 mm) ovoid scales. The irregular shape, distribution, and overall small size of these larger scales suggest that they are not classifiable as feature scales but rather as variations in the basement scales.

Type: "3D_surfaces"

3D view: doi: 10.18563/m3.sf.902

Data citation: Hendrickx C., Bell P., Pittman M., Milner A. R. C. ., Cuesta E. ., O’Connor J. ., Loewen M. ., Currie P. J. ., Mateus O. ., Kaye T. G. ., Delcourt R. ., 2022. M3#902_UMNH VP C481. doi: 10.18563/m3.sf.902

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