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Estimating pterosaur skeletal mass using computed tomography scans



Ben Creisler
bcreisler@gmail.com

In the new JVP:

Elizabeth G. Martin & Colin Palmer (2014)
A novel method of estimating pterosaur skeletal mass using computed
tomography scans.
Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34(6): 1466-1469
DOI:10.1080/02724634.2014.859621
http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02724634.2014.859621

>From text:

Here, we present a novel method that uses computed tomography (CT)
scans to estimate the volume, and hence the mass, of pterosaur wing
bones and thus provides a more robust foundation for the methodology
adopted by Witton (2008).

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