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Left Tarsometatarsus (Left Fused Element Consisting of Ankle and Middle Foot Bones) of the Scarlet Macaw Ara macao (MCZ 343449)


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Phylogenic Position
Aves - Neognathae - Psittaciformes - Psittacidae - Ara macao
Species Description
Characterized by red, yellow, and blue feather coloration and a harsh call. Found in rainforests of Central and South America along low-lying rivers. This bird feeds on fruit, nuts, seeds, flowers, and nectar.
Specimen Information
Species Ara macao (Scarlet Macaw)
Element Left Tarsometatarsus (Left Fused Element Consisting of Ankle and Middle Foot Bones)
Specimen Number MCZ 343449
Sex Female
Location Brazil, Estiraco do Equador, Rio Javari, E. Amazonas
Geological Age Recent
 
Technical Information
Scanner Roland Picza
Resolution 100 ┬Ám
Number of Data Points 248653
Number of Data Polygons 124327
Date Scanned May 10, 2012
Scan Technician Maggie Johnson
Edited By Andy Biedlingmaier
 
Photographs


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Download Digital Model Size
STL File Not Publicly Available 12.4 MB
Other Ara macao (Scarlet Macaw) Elements
Specimen Element
MCZ 343449 Left Femur (Left Upper Leg Bone)
MCZ 343449 Right Tarsometatarsus (Right Fused Element Consisting of Ankle and Middle Foot Bones)
MCZ 343449 Mandible (Jawbone )
MCZ 343449 Right Radius (Lower Arm Bone )
MCZ 343449 Right Humerus (Right Upper Arm Bone)
MCZ 343449 Right Femur (Right Femur)
MCZ 343449 Right Ulna (Lower Arm Bone )
MCZ 343449 Left Radius (Lower Arm Bone)
MCZ 343449 Left Tibiotarsus and Fibula (Left Middle Leg Bones)
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