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Comparative Neuroanatomy

Compare and contrast the brains from these different mammals and ask yourself the questions at the bottom of this page. Note that these brains are NOT drawn to scale.

Planes of Section and Directions

These figures were reproduced with the permission of Dr. Wally Welker of the Mammalian Brain Collection at the University of Wisconsin).

Now that you have seen these brains, ask yourself the following questions:

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