Description

The Canadian Museum of Nature's Parasite Collection, which holds approximately 50,000 lots, contains large numbers of specimens from the Canadian Wildlife Service, Institute of Parasitology (McGill University) and the former Arctic Biological Station (Fisheries and Oceans Canada).

Taxonomic range

Geographic range

Freshwater, Terrestrial and Marine Hosts.

The western most extent of the collection is: -180.000000°

The eastern most extent of the collection is: 180.000000°

The northern most extent of the collection is: 90.000000°

The southern most extent of the collection is: -90.000000°

Number of specimens in the collection

The estimated number of specimens in the Canadian Museum of Nature Parasite Collection is 50,000.

Of these 15,259 are databased. This represents 30.5 % of the collection.

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Metadata last updated on 2018-08-02 11:35:18.0

Digitised records available through the Atlas

The Canadian Museum of Nature Parasite Collection has an estimated 50,000 specimens.
The collection has databased 30.5 % of these (15,259 records).

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