California Academy of Sciences - Type Collection (CAS-CASTYPE)

This collection contains the bee type specimens housed at the California Academy of Sciences.

Collection Manager: Chris Grinter, cgrinter@calacademy.org (ORCID #: 0000-0002-3769-1664)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 31 October 2022
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 1,838 specimen records
  • 59 (3%) georeferenced
  • 83 (5%) with images (429 total images)
  • 1,493 (81%) identified to species
  • 6 families
  • 98 genera
  • 1,435 species
  • 1,435 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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