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State of Vermont Forest Biology Lab (SOVT-FBL)

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The Forest Biology Lab is located in the Vermont Agricultural and Environmental Laboratory (VAEL) on the campus of Vermont Technical College in Randolph. This new facility houses FPR’s insect collection that contains at least 1,884 different species of Vermont invertebrates from lab submissions and trap surveys. 

Contacts: Savannah Ferreira,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 33f4a4be-10b0-4a78-966a-f9812c49d9e8
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: State of Vermont Forest Biology Lab
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Cite this collection:
State of Vermont Forest Biology Lab. Occurrence dataset (ID: 33f4a4be-10b0-4a78-966a-f9812c49d9e8) accessed via the Ecdysis Portal,, 2024-07-24).
Collection Statistics
  • 12,785 specimen records
  • 4,457 (35%) georeferenced
  • 5,270 (41%) with images (7,010 total images)
  • 3,902 (31%) identified to species
  • 189 families
  • 741 genera
  • 1,259 species
  • 1,261 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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