Mammal Endo- and Ectoparasite Collection (NEON-MEEP)

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

Contacts: NEON Biorepository, [email protected]
Collection Manager: Laura Steger, [email protected] (ORCID #: 0000-0002-0878-4132)
Specimen Preparator: Rosie Liao, [email protected]
Bioinformatician: Laura Rocha Prado, [email protected] (ORCID #: 0000-0003-1237-2824)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 3078a3b7-e536-46bc-b7c0-794cd7e8c95c
Digital Metadata: EML File
Cite this collection:
Mammal Endo- and Ectoparasite Collection. Occurrence dataset (ID: 3078a3b7-e536-46bc-b7c0-794cd7e8c95c) accessed via the NEON Biorepository Data Portal,, 2022-11-26).
Collection Statistics
  • 266 specimen records
  • 266 (100%) georeferenced
  • 4 families
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