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

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: 21 April 2017
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: CC0 1.0 (Public-domain)
Collection Statistics
  • 38,213 specimen records
  • 23,247 (61%) georeferenced
  • 931 (2%) with images
  • 5,733 (15%) identified to species
  • 831 families
  • 505 genera
  • 672 species
  • 672 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
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Taxon Distribution
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