museums and biodiversity
panzar at CLPGH.ORG
Fri Nov 14 16:25:15 CST 1997
>1.) maintenance of type collections and publishing current type catalogues
>2.) maintenance of VOUCHER SPECIMENS for ecological studies, faunal
>surveys, physiology experiments, etc. This is especially important at a time
>when "biologists" are not being trained on how to identify their study
>animals and plants.
3. temporal series of species from an area, e.g., what _was_ there?
4. identification of material in lieu of vouchers, and maintenance of
comparative material for identification
Robin K Panza panzar at clpgh.org
Section of Birds, Carnegie MNH
Pittsburgh PA 15213 USA
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