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Micro-CT micrographs

Micro-CT micrographs

Synchrotron-based micro-CT micrographs showing the hind leg femoro-tibial joint of Gryllus campestris (slp=semilunar process, fem=femur, tib=tibia, HL=Heitler’s lump, GFS=genuflexor sclerite, con=femoro-tibial conjunctiva, fe-tifl=tibial flexor muscle, fe-tiex=tibial extensor muscle, lines marked with E, F show the sites of sections on figures E and F, distal to the left). Figure from paper “Universal locking mechanisms in insect legs: jumping and grasping” by Földvári et al.

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