invertebratezoology

Occurrence dataset published by Florida Museum of Natural History

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Summary

Full Title

invertebratezoology

Description

The UF Invertebrate collection holds ~510,000 databased lots of mollusks and marine invertebrates. It began as a Malacology collection almost 100 years ago and ~85% of the holdings are still mollusks. Since 2000 the collection was expanded to cover all invertebrate phyla, focusing on marine taxa. Today it holds >40,000 species from 28 phyla.

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Administrative contact
Gustav Paulay
Curator of Invertebrate Zoology
Florida Museum of Natural History Dickinson Hall, 1659 Museum Road 32611 Gainesville FL United States 352-273-1948
Metadata author
William Paine
IT Director
Florida Museum of Natural History Dickinson Hall, 1659 Museum Road 32611 Gainesville FL United States 352-273-1915
Originator
Gustav Paulay
Curator of Invertebrate Zoology
Florida Museum of Natural History Dickinson Hall, 1659 Museum Road 32611 Gainesville FL United States 352-273-1948

Published by

Florida Museum of Natural History

Publication Date

Sep 22, 2014

Registration Date

Apr 21, 2007

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Florida Museum of Natural History IPT Service

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William Paine
IT Director
Florida Museum of Natural History Dickinson Hall, 1659 Museum Road 32611 Gainesville FL United States 352-273-1915