National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution - Vertebrates (NMNH-Vertebrates)

Contact: Thomas Orrell (orrellt@si.edu)
Related link: http://collections.nmnh.si.edu/search/
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 16 April 2017
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: CC0 1.0 (Public-domain)
Collection Statistics
  • 68,095 specimen records
  • 8,680 (13%) georeferenced
  • 945 (1%) with images
  • 34,138 (50%) identified to species
  • 353 families
  • 1,006 genera
  • 1,969 species
  • 1,981 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
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Geographic Distribution
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