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3D scan of the fossil lungfish Tellerodus sturii. This fossil was found in the Polzberggraben mining tunnels, Lower Austria, in 1886. These kinds of fish are abundant since the Triassic.
The original lungfish belongs to the Geological Survey of Austria. In Hall 8 of the NHMW you can have a look at a cast of this unique lungfish fossil.
We want to thank the Geological Survey of Austria for the opportunity to scan the original fossil.
Specimen: Tellerodus sturii (Teller, 1891)
Inventory number: GBA 1891/001/0001
Collection: Geological Survey of Austria, Department of Paleontology & Stratigraphy (contact: Holger Gebhardt)
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All pieces were scanned separately and were put together digitally in Blender.
Scanned and edited by Anna Haider & Viola Winkler (NHMW)
Scanner: Artec Space Spider. Infrastructure funded by the FFG.