Henk Wolda Insect Collection (STRI-HWIC)

Henk Wolda light trapped insects from various stations in Panama, especially Barro Colorado Island (BCI), are estimated at 2500 Homoptera (Auchenorrhyncha only), 1000 Cerambycidae, 300 Blattodea, and unspecified, but smaller, numbers of Scarabaeidae, Elateridae, Chrysomelidae, and various other coleopteran families.
Contact: Annette Aiello & Edwin Domí­nguez (aielloa@si.edu & dominguezee@si.edu)
Related link: http://biogeodb.stri.si.edu/bioinformatics/insect_collection/index.php
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 63c0b22c-d055-4928-bc37-28d6a9078960
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: CC0 1.0 (Public-domain)
Rights Holder: Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Collection Statistics
  • 39,946 specimen records
  • 38,190 (96%) georeferenced
  • 259 (0.65%) with images
  • 13,711 (34%) identified to species
  • 153 families
  • 993 genera
  • 1,587 species
  • 1,588 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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