Mammal Endo- and Ectoparasite Collection (NEON-MEEP)

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This collection contains endo- and ectoparasites removed from small mammal vouchers during preparation. Specimens are preserved in 80-95% ethanol.

Contacts: NEON Biorepository,
Collection Manager: Laura Steger, (ORCID #: 0000-0002-0878-4132)
Mammal Preparator: Rosie Liao, (ORCID #: 0000-0001-7943-049X)
Imaging: Joscelyn Wooden, (ORCID #: 0009-0007-2982-1987)
Small mammal box trapping data product:
Small mammal sequences DNA barcode data product:
Rodent pathogen status, hantavirus data product:
Rodent pathogen status, tick-borne data product:
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 3078a3b7-e536-46bc-b7c0-794cd7e8c95c
Digital Metadata: EML File
GBIF Dataset page:
Cite this collection:
NEON Biorepository Data Portal (2024). NEON Biorepository Mammal Endo- and Ectoparasite Collection. Occurrence dataset accessed via the NEON Biorepository Data Portal, on 2024-04-23.
Collection Statistics
  • 695 specimen records
  • 695 (100%) georeferenced
  • 31 (4%) with images (143 total images)
  • 2 (0.29%) identified to species
  • 4 families
  • 2 genera
  • 1 species
  • 1 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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