Colección Entomológica del Museo de Peces de Agua Dulce e Invertebrados de la Universidad Autónoma de Chiriquí (UNACHI-MUPADI)

The Entomological Collection of the Museum of Freshwater Fish and Invertebrates has more than 40,000 specimens divided into a wet collection and a dry collection, focused mainly on groups of aquatic insects, although it also has a large number of moths from the higher areas of Chiriquí province. The entomological collection was established in 2008 by Dr. Juan Bernal (R.I.P.), in order to collect information about the entomofauna of western Panama. For more information contact the museum director Géminis Vargas (geminis.vargas@unachi.ac.pa), M.Sc. or to the researchers Tomas Ríos (tomas.rios@unachi.ac.pa), M. Sc. and Yusseff Aguirre, M. Sc. (yusseff.aguirre@unachi.ac.pa)
Contacts: Yusseff Aguirre, yusseff.aguirre@unachi.ac.pa
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 7a8072d1-f13b-497f-8872-8e5dcaa54b46
Digital Metadata: EML File
Cite this collection:
Colección Entomológica del Museo de Peces de Agua Dulce e Invertebrados de la Universidad Autónoma de Chiriquí. Occurrence dataset (ID: 7a8072d1-f13b-497f-8872-8e5dcaa54b46) https://serv.biokic.asu.edu/ecdysis/content/dwca/UNACHI-MUPADI_DwC-A.zip accessed via the Ecdysis Portal, /ecdysis, 2022-08-19).
Address:
Universidad Autónoma de Chiriquí
Ciudad Universitaria, El Cabrero
David, Chiriquí   382
Panamá
Collection Statistics
  • 344 specimen records
  • 310 (90%) georeferenced
  • 159 (46%) identified to species
  • 14 families
  • 69 genera
  • 143 species
  • 145 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics