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Fig. 9 | Journal of Palaeogeography

Fig. 9

From: Ornamental feathers in Cretaceous Burmese amber: resolving the enigma of rachis-dominated feather structure

Fig. 9

Diagnostic and putative RDF fragments. a DIP-V-16113 overview and close-up of the tip of the feather (inset); b DIP-V-17232 overview with prominent rachidial ridge and deep C-shaped rachis; c DIP-V-15130 overview; d DIP-V-15137 overview; e DIP-V-15141 overview; f DIP-V-15142 overview; g DIP-V-15159 overview; h DIP-V-16178 overview, arrowheads mark lateral margins of rachis at both ends. Scale bars = 2 mm in (a and h); 1 mm in (b); 5 mm in (cg)

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