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Bird specimens online


Bird specimens online

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In a pilot project, part of the bird collection of the Zoological Museum of the University of Amsterdam has been launched with the aim of digitizing the most valuable specimens. The 3D images on this website allow bird skins to be viewed from all angles. This website provides direct access to 3D images of 151 type specimens (as of Jan 2005) in the bird collection. The site shows rotating bird specimens or you can click on the image and use your mouse to control rotation of the specimen. All 3D... More
Material Type: Collection
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: January 16, 2005
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 11, 2014
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Primary Audience: Middle School, High School, College General Ed, Graduate School, Professional
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: Dutch; Flemish, English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure


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