Mammal Endo- and Ectoparasite Collection (NEON-MEEP)

This collection contains endo- and ectoparasites removed from small 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)
Bioinformatician: Laura Rocha Prado, (ORCID #: 0000-0003-1237-2824)
Imaging: Laura Boyer,
Imaging: Sarah Snider,
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 (2023). NEON Biorepository Mammal Endo- and Ectoparasite Collection. Occurrence dataset accessed via the NEON Biorepository Data Portal, on 2023-03-27.
Collection Statistics
  • 311 specimen records
  • 311 (100%) georeferenced
  • 4 families
Extra Statistics
Show Geographic Distribution
Show Family Distribution