North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences - Mollusk Collection (NCSM-UNIO)

The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' Invertebrates Collection is comprised of more than 35,000 specimens, covering 85 countries around the world.
Contacts: Jamie Smith, jamie.smith@naturalsciences.org
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 3 January 2023
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 37,868 specimen records
  • 32,018 (85%) georeferenced
  • 64,561 (170%) identified to species
  • 273 families
  • 820 genera
  • 1,828 species
  • 1,874 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics