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HSU Vertebrate Museum Mammals Collection

Specimen Records: 8,438
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-01-08

The Vertebrate Museum’s mammal collection contains approximately 8,750 specimens, including skins and skeletal material from a variety of terrestrial, aquatic, marine and volant mammals. The research collection is currently the second largest of its kind in the California State University System at over 8,000 specimens. The collection dates back to 1923 and is particularly strong in marine mammals of the Pacific Ocean and terrestrial mammals from northern California and the Great Basin. It is fully accredited by the American Society of Mammalogists. We also have an outstanding teaching collection of over 800 specimens, with exceptional coverage of the Orders and Families of living mammals.

Contacts

Name John Reiss
RoleCurator
Emailjohn.reiss@humboldt.edu
Name Thor Holmes
RoleCollections Manager
Emailthorvald.holmes@humboldt.edu
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FlagRecords With This Flag(%) Percent With This Flag
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