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Specimen: Palorchestes azael NMV P159792, Museums Victoria collection.
Scanning and data processing: Scanning, modelling & scene by Hazel Richards. Siemens Somatom GoUp medical CT (Monash Biomedical Imaging, Monash University). Mean kinematic trajectory code by Peter Bishop.
Citations: Richards HL, Bishop PJ, Hocking DP, Adams JW, Evans AR. Low elbow mobility indicates unique forelimb posture and function in a giant extinct marsupial. J Anat. 2021. https://doi.org/10.1111/joa.13389
Richards HL, Wells RT, Evans AR, Fitzgerald EMG, Adams JW. The extraordinary osteology and functional morphology in Palorchestidae, a family of strange extinct marsupial giants. PlosONE. 2019. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0221824