Name:
Invertebrate collection excluding insects (Luomus)
Name (fi):
Selkärangattomat eläimet (ei hyönteiset) (Luomus)
Type:
Specimen collection
Description:
Invertebrate specimen collection (excl. insects) of the Finnish Museum of Natural History. The domestic (Finnish) and exotic collections are kept separately. Collection is currently divided into four subcollections
Description (fi):
Luonnontieteellisen keskusmuseon selkärangattomien eläinten näytekokoelma. Kokoelma on fyysisesti järjestetty kotimaiseen (Itä-Fennoskandian) ja ulkomaiseen osaan, pääpaino on kotimaisessa aineistossa. Yhteensä noin 45% kokoelmatiedoista on digitoitu; tämä käsittää vuodesta 1999 karttuneen aineiston ja osan vanhempaa materiaalia.
Taxonomic coverage:
Metazoa (excl. Vertebrata, Insecta)
Temporal coverage:
1850-
Geographic coverage:
World
Coverage basis:
Invertebrates (excl. insects), from Finland and worldwide.
Methods:
All accessions since 1999 have been electronically catalogued, and cataloguing of older material is in progress.
License for use:
Creative Commons Attribution
Notes:
The information in the database represent transcription and interpretation of old label data, particularly for older samples this often does not reflect current taxonomical views.
Basis for concealment or quarantine:
Data contain endangered species and unpublished data
Basis for concealment or quarantine (fi):
Aineisto käsittää uhanalaisten lajien tarkkoja löytöpaikkatietoja sekä vielä julkaisemattomia aineistoja
Download request handler:
MA.39
Size (approx.):
400000
% digitized (approx.):
45
Amount of type specimens (approx.):
900
Location of data and backups:
Kotka collection database
Location of collection:
Arkadiankatu 7, CK219
Person responsible:
Väinölä, Risto
Contact email:
risto.vainola@helsinki.fi
Collection quality:
Professional / professionally curated
Data quality:
5 star
Language:
mixed
Status of this metadata:
satisfactory - could be improved