Institutional Collection: Bird Specimens

Collection Information

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

The bird collection at University of Montana Zoological Museum contains approximately 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: Endoskeletons
Biological: Preserved organisms, their parts & products
Preservation Type: 
Sample Treatment: Cryopreserved
Sample Treatment: Dried
Sample Treatment: Fluid preserved
Sample Treatment: Skeletonized
Sample Treatment: Tanned
Access Eligibility and Rules: 
The University of Montana Zoological Museum (Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum) is accessible through appointment. Specimens may be loaned up request. Contact museum staff about loan applications and conditions.
LSID: 
(empty)
Cool URI: 
http://grbio.org/cool/t1rv-cq80

Collection's Mailing Address

Mailing Address 1: 
University of Montana Zoological Museum
Mailing Address 2: 
Division of 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: 6 October 2017 - 5:22pm EDT
  • Updated: 10 October 2017 - 4:05pm EDT
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