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  • Fig. S1. The RSD graphs for the Euler spiral fits.
  • Fig. S2. Comparison of residual mean square graphs for circular arc (red), Euler spiral (green), and quadratic curvature (blue) fits.
  • Fig. S3. Distribution of lengths and the curvature coefficients.
  • Fig. S4. Distribution of lengths L and coefficients B and A across the mystacial pad matrix.
  • Fig. S5. Violin plots showing distributions of the coefficients B (left) and A (right) relative to individual animals.
  • Fig. S6. Distribution of 30 average characteristics of shapes for each mystacial follicle.
  • Fig. S7. Density of whiskers on the universal Euler spiral.
  • Fig. S8. Configuration of the right half of the whisker sensory shroud (interactive three-dimensional image).
  • Fig. S9. Configuration of the right half of the whisker sensory shroud (interactive three-dimensional image).
  • Fig. S10. A schematic of a whisker in a planar approximation.

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