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Academy of Natural Sciences Entomology Collection – OrthopNet (ANSP-ORTH)

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OrthopNet consists of specimen records from Orthoptera, Phasmatodea & Mantodea in the ANSP collection. It is a NSF-ADBC PEN project.

Contacts: Greg Cowper,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: e3570181-82db-489c-b146-d8cb4b33e472
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: ANSP
Access Rights: Not-for-profit use only
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Cite this collection:
Academy of Natural Sciences Entomology Collection – OrthopNet. Occurrence dataset (ID: e3570181-82db-489c-b146-d8cb4b33e472) accessed via the Ecdysis Portal,, 2024-05-24).
Collection Statistics
  • 83,695 specimen records
  • 52,130 (62%) georeferenced
  • 82,886 (99%) identified to species
  • 17 families
  • 119 genera
  • 554 species
  • 593 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
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