Institutional Collection: Bird Specimens

Collection Information

CollectionCode: 
Bird
Status of Collection: 
Active
Accession Status: 
Institutional
Collection Description: 

The Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum Bird collection hosts ~5,500 bird specimens. The majority of these specimens are study skins, but we have a small collection (>400) of skeletal specimens as well.

Collection Content Type: 
Biological: Animal-derived (skins, eggs, feathers, etc.)
Biological: Cells, tissue (non-human)
Biological: Preserved organisms, their parts & products
Preservation Type: 
Sample Treatment: Cryopreserved
Sample Treatment: Dried
Sample Treatment: Skeletonized
Access Eligibility and Rules: 
The Wright Museum is accessible through appointment, and specimens may be loaned up request. Contact museum staff about loan applications and conditions.
LSID: 
(empty)
Cool URI: 
http://grbio.org/cool/y2vs-8fkm

Collection's Mailing Address

Mailing Address 1: 
Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum
Mailing Address 2: 
Biological Sciences
Mailing Address 3: 
32 Campus Dr., HS 104
City/Town: 
Missoula
State/Province: 
MT
Postal/Zip Code: 
59812
Country: 
USA

Collection Contact Information

Primary Contact: 
  • Created: 5 September 2017 - 1:17pm EDT
  • Updated: 5 September 2017 - 3:34pm EDT
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