Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum (BPBM-BPBM)

Bishop Museum houses the world's largest collection of Hawaiian and Pacific cultural artifacts and natural history specimens. This collection continues to be used as a first class scientific collection contributing to ongoing global research.

Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 3 October 2023
Digital Metadata: EML File
Cite this collection:
Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum. Occurrence dataset (ID: b33569cb-c4aa-4acd-83d6-d6d1e04c4c90) accessed via the NEON Biorepository Data Portal,, 2024-04-15).
Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum
1525 Bernice Street
Honolulu, HI   96817
Collection Statistics
  • 1,627 specimen records
  • 1,627 (100%) georeferenced
  • 1,129 (69%) identified to species
  • 33 families
  • 52 genera
  • 64 species
  • 65 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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