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Eric G Chapman Coleoptera Research Collection (EGC-EGC_CRC)

The research collection is entirely pinned Coleoptera. Families best represented are Haliplidae, Dytiscidae, Noteridae, Gyrinidae, Elmidae, Hydrophilidae, Scarabaeidae, Buprestidae and Cerambycidae. The collection consists of 5,000-10,000 pinned specimens, 99% from North America north of Mexico.

Contacts: Eric G. Chapman,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 233018e9-2366-4526-85e3-81db181070d5
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Eric G Chapman
Access Rights: Not-for-profit use only
Cite this collection:
Eric G Chapman Coleoptera Research Collection. Occurrence dataset (ID: 233018e9-2366-4526-85e3-81db181070d5) accessed via the Ecdysis Portal,, 2024-07-21).
Collection Statistics
  • 6,495 specimen records
  • 4,938 (76%) georeferenced
  • 4,964 (76%) with images (5,467 total images)
  • 4,465 (69%) identified to species
  • 46 families
  • 478 genera
  • 978 species
  • 1,023 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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