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Digitized sources - vertebrates
Digitized sources - birds
Digitized sources - mammals
Anatomie comparee (1850)
A four volume work by Georges Cuvier and Charles Laurillard, on the musculature (myology) of mammals. Contains over 300 plates throughout the 4 volumes.
Histoire naturelle des mammiferes - A. Milne Edwards (1875)
Plates 13-75 - full skeletons, details of skulls and other bones, musculature of lemurs. Large file - takes time to load.
Recherches pour servir à l'histoire naturelle des mammifères - A. Milne Edwards (1868-74)
A few full skeletons (hippo, mole rat); mainly skulls of numerous mammals in volume 2 (atlas).
Saugthiere von Celebes und Philippen-Archipel - Adolf B. Meyer (1896-99)
In two parts; most of the complete skeletons are in part 1. Includes various mammals from the Philippines and Celebes.
Myology of the Cheiroptera - Alexander Macalister
Includes 4 plates on musculature of animals in the order Chiroptera (bats)
Malayan tapir - James Murie
Includes three plates on the myology of the tapir.
Anatomie der Maki - G. Fischer von Waldheim (1804)
Anatomy of lemurs. Plates 1-24 begin with scan #187 or click on 'Abschnitt (S.171)' in the left column.
Dogs, jackals, wolves and foxes: a monograph of the Canidae - St George Mivart (1890)
Skulls and teeth of several genera within the Canidae. The List of Woodcuts, following the table of contents, is for the anatomical plates.
Anatomische untersuchungen uber die Edentaten - Wilhelm von Rapp (1852)
Full skeletons for giant anteater and giant armadillo; skulls for other edentates.
Orang-Outang, sive Homo Sylvestris: or, the Anatomy of a Pygmie Compared with that of a Monkey, an Ape, and a Man - Edward Tyson (1699)
Plates for full skeleton, musculature from front and back of possibly a bonobo or common chimpanzee, following p. 94 of text. More details on this work at
Wikipedia. Researches upon the anatomy of pinnipedia - James Murie
Part III. Descriptive anatomy of the sea-lion (
Otaria jubata) - skeleton Researches upon the anatomy of Pinnipedia - James Murie
Part II - Descriptive anatomy of the sea-lion (
Otaria jubata) - musculature Comparative view of the human and animal frame - B. Hawkins (1860)
Skeletons of gorilla, bear, lion, wild boar, dog, horse, elephant, stag, antelope, camel, cow and sheep.
The camel: its anatomy, proportions and paces - E. Walton (1865)
Plates of the full skeleton, individual bones, general and detailed musculature of the camel.
Etudes anatomiques du cheval - A. Brunot (18??)
Plates 1-19, musculature and skeleton of the horse
Histoire naturelle des deux elephans... - Houel (1803)
Skull plate preceding p. 61, full skeleton plate preceding p. 67 of elephant.
Digitized sources - fishes, amphibians, reptiles
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