More than a million specimens of insects, arachnids and myriapods. Strong in aquatic groups of insects. Trichoptera, Hymenoptera and Diptera (Simuliidae). Geographic representation is strong for North America and SE Asia

Taxonomic range

Kingdoms covered include: Animalia.

Number of specimens in the collection

The estimated number of specimens in the Royal Ontario Museum - Entomology Collection is 1,000,000.

Of these 1,959 are databased. This represents 0.2 % of the collection.

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Metadata last updated on 2022-01-25 21:09:13.0

Digitised records available through the Atlas

The Royal Ontario Museum - Entomology Collection has an estimated 1,000,000 specimens.
The collection has databased 0.2 % of these (1,959 records).

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