UAM Insect Collection (UAM-UAM_ENT)

This collection is comprised of an extract of specimen records from the University of Alaska Museum Entomology Collection. These records are also included in the UAM iDigBio feed. If further aggregation is desired please contact the curator of the University of Alaska Museum Insect Collection to ask permission to aggregate data from their source IPT instance.
Contact: Dr. Derek Sikes (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 4 December 2017
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Alaska Museum
Collection Statistics
  • 280,837 specimen records
  • 280,128 (100%) georeferenced
  • 1,590 (0.57%) with images
  • 103,006 (37%) identified to species
  • 472 families
  • 2,013 genera
  • 2,997 species
  • 2,998 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
The National Science Foundation
This project made possible by National Science Foundation Award EF 1207371