Eastern Kentucky University Mollusk Collection (EKU-Mollusks)

Mollusk specimens collected in Kentucky and surrounding areas.
Contacts: Hayes, David, David.Hayes@eku.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 4085063c-58fc-40d2-9726-3299ba189599
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 6,731 specimen records
  • 4,682 (70%) georeferenced
  • 6,308 (94%) identified to species
  • 5 families
  • 49 genera
  • 123 species
  • 138 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
This project is supported by the National Science Foundation's Division of Environmental Biology through an award titled "Advancing Revisionary Taxonomy and Systematics: Integrative Research and Training in Tropical Taxonomy" (DEB-1456674). Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed on this website are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.