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Cranial fragment,
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Specimen Information

Specimen: WITS:672:MH
Element: Cranial fragment
Institution: Evolutionary Studies Institute, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Media Group Information

Description: Surface (.ply) generated from microtomographic acquisitions.
Notes: Published in Beaudet A, Heaton JL, L’Abbé EN, Pickering TR, Stratford D., 2018. Hominin cranial fragments from Milner Hall, Sterkfontein, South Africa. S Afr J Sci. 114(11/12). https://doi. org/10.17159/sajs.2018/5262
Grant support: Research funded by The Palaeontological Scientific Trust (PAST), Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the National Research Foundation (NRF), Centre of Excellence in Palaeosciences (CoE-Pal), Claude Leon Foundation, French Institute for South Africa (IFAS), French embassy, Leakey Foundation, and University of the Witwatersrand.
Media citation instructions: The Evolutionary Studies Institute provided access to these data originally appearing in Beaudet et al. (2018), the collection of which was funded by PAST, DST-NRF, CoE-Pal, Claude Leon Foundation, IFAS, French embassy, Leakey Foundation, Wits University. The files were downloaded from, Duke University.
Is this media copyrighted?: Yes
Copyright permission: Permission to use media on MorphoSource granted by copyright holder
Copyright license: Attribution-NonCommercial CC BY-NC - reuse but noncommercial
Copyright Holder: Evolutionary Studies Institute, University of the Witwatersrand. Formal request for access has to be addressed to Dr Bernhard Zipfel (
Facility: Microfocus X-ray Computed Tomography (CT) facility of the Palaeosciences Centre
X res: 0.028 mm
Y res: 0.028 mm
Z res: 0.028 mm
Wedge: air
Scanner calibrations: No calibrations are listed
Media created on: November 26 2018 at 5:11:41
Media last modified on: November 27 2018 at 1:47:19