New Brunswick Museum - General Invertebrates (NBM-GI)

The New Brunswick Museum General Invertebrate collection includes all other invertebrate groups excluding molluscs and insects. This collection includes one of the most important type specimen collections of North American water-mites. 

Assistant Curator: Gregory Jongsma, (ORCID #: 0000-0001-8790-2610)
Curator: Donald McAlpine,, (506)343-4432
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: a9244796-da7f-4681-b6c5-b6ceba950a62
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: New Brunswick Museum
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Cite this collection:
New Brunswick Museum Collections (2024). New Brunswick Museum - General Invertebrates. Occurrence dataset accessed via the New Brunswick Museum Collections Portal, /portal on 2024-07-20.
Collection Statistics
  • 4,797 specimen records
  • 3,689 (77%) georeferenced
  • 3,813 (79%) identified to species
  • 453 families
  • 731 genera
  • 1,009 species
  • 1,010 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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