Credits and Permissions

Web site managers:

  • Wally Welker, University of Wisconsin, Curator of the Wisconsin Brain Collection.
  • John Irwin Johson, Michigan State University, Curator of the MSU Brain Collection.
  • Adrianne Noe, Director of the National Museum of Health and Medicine.

Web site composition:

  • Carol Dizack, University of Wisconsin, Senior Illustrator/Graphic Designer in the department of Media Solutions.
  • Kevin Graeme, Graphic designer, Dept. of Information Technology.
  • Ray H. Spiess, Hypertext Editor, Dept. of Information Technology.
  • Mary Walsh, Greenleaf MeDia, Director.

Server manager and consultant:

  • Ravi Kochhar, University of Wisconsin, Dept. of Physiology.

Electronic Equipment:

  • Apple Macintosh, APS and JAZ external drives, Epson, UMAX and Linotype-Hell flatbed/transparency scanners, Leaf MicroLumina digital cameras, hp, Apple and Epson printers, Yamaha CD cutters, ISDN & DSL modems.


  • Adobe CS2 series, MS Office, GoLive Cyberstudio, HTML editors, Filemaker Pro, Flash, Director, Dreamweaver, Toast CD-ROM Pro., Web browers.

Sponsoring Institutions:

  • The University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI.; Dept. of Physiology
  • Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.: Dept. of Anatomy.
  • Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, National Museum of Health and Medicine, Washington, DC.
  • National Science Foundation

Permission to Reproduce copyrighted materials:

  • Simon and Schuster, New York; Guide to Mammals, edited by Sydney Anderson.1982.
  • Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC: Mammal Species of the World; A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, Second Edition; edited by Don E. Wilson and DeeAnn M. Reeder.1993.
  • Facts of Life Publications, New York. The Encyclopedia of Mammals. edited by David Macldonald, 1984.
  • Wm. C. Brown Co. Publishers. A Manual of Mammalogy, with keys to the families of the world, second edition, Anthony F. DeBlase and Robert E. Martin, 1981.
  • Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, Md, Walker's Mammals of the World, fifth edition. edited by Ronald M. Nowak. 1991.
  • The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. The Mammalian Radiations. An Analysis of Trends in Evolution, Adaptation, and Behavior. John F. Eisenberg.1981.
  • The Unversity of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. Vertebrate Paleontology, third edition. Alfred Sherwood Romer, 1966.
  • Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York. Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, Volumes 10-13: Mammals. editor in chief: Dr. Bernhard Grzimek.1984.
  • John Wiley & Sons, New York. Analysis of Vertebrate Structure. Milton Hildebrand.1974.

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