CAS Invertebrate Zoology (IZ)

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CAS Invertebrate Zoology (IZ)

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The electronic catalog of the invertebrate zoology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

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Administrative contact
Christina Piotrowski
IZ Collections Manager, Department of Invertebrate Zoology & Geology
California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse Dr. 94118 San Francisco CA United States +1 (415) 379-5256
Metadata author
Jon Fong
Programmer
California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse Dr. 94118 San Francisco CA +1 (415) 379-5280
Originator
Stanley Blum
Research Information Manager
California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse Dr. 94118 San Francisco CA +1 (415) 379-5189

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California Academy of Sciences

Publication Date

Oct 20, 2014

Registration Date

Apr 26, 2012

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Invertebrate animals from global localities, with an emphasis in the eastern Pacific and Indopacific. (Animalia less vertebrates, insects, arachnids, and myriapods). The collection holds an estimate… more

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Invertebrate animals from global localities, with an emphasis in the eastern Pacific and Indopacific. (Animalia less vertebrates, insects, arachnids, and myriapods). The collection holds an estimated 15,000,000 specimens in 750,000 lots. Approximately half of the collection is stored in fluid preservative, the other half is dry preserved.

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