Field Museum of Natural History (FMNH-Zoology)

The zoological collections are among the largest and most comprehensive in the world. Holdings include millions of specimens in dry storage (such as bones, feathers, shells, pinned insects), fluid-preserved specimens for anatomical research, frozen tissues for DNA studies, as well as numerous other special collections. In addition to forming the basis for research by Field Museum's zoologists, this enormous resource is utilized by scientists from around the world.
Collection Manager: Alan Resetar, aresetar@fieldmuseum.org
Tipo de Colección: Preserved Specimens
Administración: Instantánea de datos de un base de datos local
última Actualización: 17 September 2020
Metadata Digital: EML File
Derechos de Uso: CC0 1.0 (Public-domain)
Estadísticas de Colección
  • 5,674 registros de especímenes
  • 989 (17%) georeferenciado
  • 30 (0.53%) con imágenes (91 imágenes en total)
  • 5,129 (90%) identificado a las especies
  • 119 familias
  • 397 géneros
  • 440 especies
  • 761 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Estadísticas Extras