Ghent University - Zoology Museum - Insect collection



The Ghent University Zoological museum holds a scientific collection of vertebrate and invertebrate specimens and a collection of anatomic preparates. The museum dates from 1817 and the original idea was to curate a didactic collection for educational purposes. Ghent University Zoology Museum curates a insect collection of over 17000 specimen. The most important collections in this dataset are: Collection De Riemaecker; Collection Felix Plateau; Collection Hostie.
Date made available1-Jan-2021

Thematic List 2020

  • Data & infrastructure

Thematic list

  • Species and biotopes

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