(7.) Patterson DB and Mead AJ: Osteological
variation within the Baldwin, County, Georgia, population of Didelphis virginiana.
One of these, the specimen collected in April 2006 and washed ashore on the north side of the Caju Island, had some parts of osteological
material missing; however the lower jaw and teeth were present.
Prior to the start of the study, a subsample of osteological
specimens made up of 30 cervical spines (15 male and 15 female) were randomly selected to standardize the measurement technique and perform intraobserver variation statistical tests.
Often, studies focused on osteological
stress markers (Ahlstrom 2011; Arcini et al.
The partial skull (IGM 7889) has no osteological
feature that is diagnostic of M.
ferrumequinum, and using osteological
and myological terminologies proposed by Vaughan.
study on morphometry of foramen transversarium of sub axial vertebrae and its variations.
This contrasts with results obtained by other scholars concerning osteological
remains of ovicaprids from the Lower City and the royal citadel (Buyukkaya), where the victims were "prime meat animals, aged between one and two years" (p.
These diverse situations, combined with the goal of individual identification, have pushed practitioners to create new methods, use technological innovations, and employ novel solutions to what is ultimately a very old osteological
crokeri has been subjected to changes throughout history; ichthyologists formerly related this species with the Cottoidei suborder due to some myological and osteological
characters (Vegas & Pequeno, 1993; Yabe & Uyeno, 1996).
"Recovered, cleaned, preserved and kept by another local, Luciano Matienzo, the almost completely intact male skeleton was purchased from him and brought to Manila as a prominent highlight of the museum's collection of osteological
specimens," it added.