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Louis F. Nastasi Insect Collection (LFN-LFN)

My personal entomological collection. My interests are primarily within wasps and flies although I actively maintain collections of various other taxa. Feel free to contact me with any inquiries related to my collection! While my collection is fairly small I am working hard to make its data accessible and as organized as possible.
Contacts: Louis Nastasi,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: abf11b19-2764-4e84-bf17-85e7b25bb89a
Digital Metadata: EML File
Cite this collection:
Louis F. Nastasi Insect Collection. Occurrence dataset (ID: abf11b19-2764-4e84-bf17-85e7b25bb89a) accessed via the Ecdysis Portal,, 2024-03-01).
Collection Statistics
  • 2,658 specimen records
  • 2,588 (97%) georeferenced
  • 1 (0.04%) with images (1 total images)
  • 801 (30%) identified to species
  • 85 families
  • 161 genera
  • 161 species
  • 161 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
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Geographic Distribution
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