Biorepository: The Packer Collection at York University

Institution Information

Index Herbariorum Record: 
No
InstitutionCode: 
PCYU
Status of Institution: 
Active
Additional Institution Names: 
(empty)
Description of Institution: 

300.000+ apoidea specimens. Bees from around the world. Smaller numbers of specimens of other groups of Aculeata are also represented as are some specimens of natural enemies of bees such as Conopidae, Meloidae etc. Most specimens are pinned but large numbers remain to be processed and are in ethanol or propylene glycol. Some of these will be suitable for DNA work. Specimens do not require collection codes at this time.

Institutional Discipline: 
Institutional Governance: 
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Institution Type: 
University or college
Cool URI: 
http://grbio.org/cool/66ra-d50z

Institutional Mailing Address

Mailing Address 1: 
Rm 339 Lumbers Building
Mailing Address 2: 
York University
Mailing Address 3: 
4700 Keele Street
City/Town: 
Toronto
State/Province: 
Ontario
Postal/Zip Code: 
M3J 1P3
Country: 
Canada

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  • Created: 24 April 2013 - 10:55am EDT
  • Updated: 25 February 2015 - 1:13pm EST
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