Academy of Natural Sciences Entomology Collection - Live Data (ANSP-ENT)

Live specimen data from The Academy of Natural Sciences Entomology Collection. Data in this collection includes LepNet and OrthopNet related records. Live data contributions towards SCAN for other TCN/PEN related projects where ANSP Entomology is a participant will be entered here.

Contact for LepNet: Jason Weintraub, weintraub@ansp.org
Contact for OrthopNet: Greg Cowper, cowper@ansp.org
Contact: Jason Weintraub, Collection Manager (weintraub@ansp.org)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: af7140c3-4aa2-41ac-b3e9-4c7415b3ce90
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Academy of Natural Sciences
Access Rights: CC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
Collection Statistics
  • 44,222 specimen records
  • 10,324 (23%) georeferenced
  • 42,314 (96%) identified to species
  • 17 families
  • 325 genera
  • 910 species
  • 1,166 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
The National Science Foundation
This project made possible by National Science Foundation Award EF 1207371
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