[Taxacom] Value of natural history collections

Richard Zander Richard.Zander at mobot.org
Wed Nov 14 11:57:55 CST 2012


Herbarium specimens, such as a whole herbarium, are commonly purchased
for about one US dollar a sheet. That's my experience, anyway

 

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Richard H. Zander
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[mailto:taxacom-bounces at mailman.nhm.ku.edu] On Behalf Of Lynn Raw
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Subject: [Taxacom] Value of natural history collections

How much is a collection or a specimen worth?

http://www.museumsassociation.org/museums-journal/news/08122012-elephant
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Lynn Raw
London, UK
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