Image of the Day: Snails Uncensored

Computed tomography (CT) scans give scientists a window into the tiny and delicate internal structures of various thorn snail species (Carychium). 

The Scientist Staff
May 25, 2017

A CT scan of Carychium hardiei



See A. Jochum et al., “Three new species of Carychium O.F. Müller, 1773 from the Southeastern USA, Belize and Panama are described using computer tomography (CT) (Eupulmonata, Ellobioidea, Carychiidae),” ZooKeys, doi:10.3897/zookeys.675.12453, 2017.

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