Biorepository: Zoological Collection, University of Vienna

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InstitutionCode: 
ZC UniVie
Status of Institution: 
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Description of Institution: 

The Zoological Collection of the University of Vienna is a scientific reference collection which covers almost the entire animal kingdom. It comprises an estimated 500.000 specimens which are worldwide in origin but with an emphasis on the territory of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire. Its resources include alcohol-preserved anatomical, embryological and whole-mount preparations, vertebrate and invertebrate skeletons as well as some rare and historic scientific models from Blaschka (glass models of marine animals), Fric, and Ziegler (wax models).

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Institution Type: 
University or college
Cool URI: 
http://grbio.org/cool/dy22-83x5

Institutional Mailing Address

Mailing Address 1: 
University of Vienna
Mailing Address 2: 
Zoological Collection
Mailing Address 3: 
UZA 1, Althanstrasse 14
City/Town: 
Vienna
State/Province: 
Vienna
Postal/Zip Code: 
A-1090 Vienna
Country: 
Austria

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