Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History - Invertebrate Zoology

Latest version published on Sep 18, 2020
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The Invertebrate Zoology collection at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History (SBMNH) houses 2.5 million specimens of several invertebrate taxa from worldwide localities. The collection specializes in phylum Mollusca, from both marine and terrestrial habitats. Roughly 20% of the collection is currently cataloged and available online. Please inquire further about groups that may be of interest, but are not found when searching our collection digitally.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 163,337 records.

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

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Data as a DwC-A file download 163,337 records in English (10 MB) - Update frequency: as needed
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Versions

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Rights

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

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Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Henry Chaney
Curator of Malacology
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
Daniel Geiger
Curator of Malacology
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
Vanessa Delnavaz
Invertebrate Zoology Collection Manager
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History 2559 Puesta del Sol 93105 Santa Barbara California US 8056824711

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Vanessa Delnavaz
Invertebrate Zoology Collection Manager
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History 2559 Puesta del Sol 93105 Santa Barbara California US 8056824711

Who filled in the metadata:

Vanessa Delnavaz
Invertebrate Zoology Collection Manager
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History 2559 Puesta del Sol 93105 Santa Barbara California US 8056824711

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Cat Chapman

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers http://ipt.idigbio.org/resource?r=sbmnh-iz