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

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
  • 4,952 specimen records
  • 237 (5%) georeferenced
  • 262 (5%) with images
  • 2,516 (51%) identified to species
  • 327 families
  • 473 genera
  • 821 species
  • 821 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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Geographic Distribution
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