Institutional Collection: University of Georgia Collection of Arthropods

Collection Information

CollectionCode: 
16380
Status of Collection: 
Active
Accession Status: 
Institutional
Collection Description: 

The University of Georgia Collection of Arthropods (UGCA) serves as the official state repository of insects and other non-marine arthropods. The Collection is part of the UGA Department of Entomology and the Georgia Museum of Natural History.  The UGCA includes more than 1,900,000 pinned specimens.  In addition the collection houses significant alcohol-preserved and slide-mounted collections.  Approximately 60% of the holdings are from the southeastern United States as is consistent with our mission to serve as the primary systematics reference for the state.  More than 70% of that regional material is identified to the species level.

Collection Content Type: 
Biological: Other or Undefined
Preservation Type: 
Storage Environment: Other (please define)
Access Eligibility and Rules: 
(empty)
LSID: 
(empty)
Cool URI: 
http://grbio.org/cool/1rwf-e24g

Collection's Mailing Address

Mailing Address 1: 
UGA Collection of Arthropods
Mailing Address 2: 
Natural History Museum Building
Mailing Address 3: 
University of Georgia
City/Town: 
Athens
State/Province: 
Georgia
Postal/Zip Code: 
30602-7882
Country: 
USA

Collection Contact Information

Primary Contact: 
  • Created: 30 October 2013 - 11:35am EDT
  • Updated: 17 March 2015 - 1:29pm EDT
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