Canadian Museum of Nature - General Invertebrate (CMN-I)

The Canadian Museum of Nature's General Invertebrate collection contains groups such as the cnidarians, various free-living helminths and non-segmented worms, and the echinoderms. Most of the museum's 47,000 lots of general invertebrates are from Canadian aquatic and terrestrial habitats, including the Canadian Arctic.

Curator: Jean-Marc Gagnon, jmgagnon@nature.ca
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 4 November 2023
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Canadian Museum of Nature
Cite this collection:
Canadian Museum of Nature - General Invertebrate. Occurrence dataset (ID: a75120d5-8d16-477f-95b1-73ff1e8d0c74) accessed via the New Brunswick Museum Collections Portal, /portal, 2024-07-20).
Collection Statistics
  • 594 specimen records
  • 383 (64%) georeferenced
  • 1 (0.17%) with images (1 total images)
  • 48 (8%) identified to species
  • 47 families
  • 27 genera
  • 25 species
  • 25 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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