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William Murphy Insect Collection (WJMC-WJMC)

Insect collection of William Murphy. 

Curator: William Murphy,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: db5f828f-26b7-47b5-92f9-74d71ed11fa8
Digital Metadata: EML File
Cite this collection:
William Murphy Insect Collection. Occurrence dataset (ID: db5f828f-26b7-47b5-92f9-74d71ed11fa8) accessed via the Ecdysis Portal,, 2024-03-01).
Collection Statistics
  • 1,626 specimen records
  • 1,616 (99%) georeferenced
  • 1,417 (87%) identified to species
  • 111 families
  • 471 genera
  • 717 species
  • 749 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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