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Can whole-drawer images measure up? A reply to Johnson et al. (2013)?

Trueman, John; Yeates, David K.


Johnson et al. (2013) found that morphometric measurements of dragonfly wings taken from actual specimens and measurements taken from whole-drawer images of those specimens were equally accurate. We do not believe that their conclusions are justified by their data and analysis. Our reasons are, first, that their study was constrained in ways that restrict the generalisability of their results, but second, and of far greater significance, their statistical approach was entirely unsuited to their...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: ZooKeys
DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.500.9139
Access Rights: Open Access


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