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Title: Database of Insect Primary Types
Url: http://mcz-28168.oeb.harvard.edu/mcz/
Publisher: Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
Description: Located at Harvard University, the Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ) "insect type collection, one of the largest in North America, currently preserves the primary types of more than 28,000 species, representing 29 orders, 565 families, and 7, 578 genera." This database makes records from the MCZ insect type collection available to Internet users. Records include high resolution images, Type Label Data, Type Stage and Status, and, when available, Current Species Name. Site visitors can browse the enormous list of records, or use the search engine which has fields for Order, Name, Type Designation, Region and Label Data, and more. In addition, visitors can peruse smaller groupings of recently added and all-time-favorite type specimen images. This site also links to other Database Collections including the MCZ Amphibian, Reptile, and Fish Collections, as well as Orthoptera Species File Online, and New Zealand Hemiptera.
LC Classification: Science -- Zoology -- Classification. Systematics and taxonomy
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Catalogs and collections
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Classification. Nomenclature
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Pictorial works and atlases
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Entomology
Resource Type: Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Image (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Science Materials
StillImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Tables (Data)
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
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Language: English
Rights: The President and Fellows of Harvard College
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2015-03-18 12:50:24 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2015-02-26 12:26:01 (W3C-DTF)
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