CEMT - Setor de Entomologia da Coleção Zoológica da Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso

UFMT - Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso
Departamento de Biologia e Zoologia
Av. Fernando Correa da Costa, Nº 2367, Bairro Boa Esperança
Cuiabá - MT - Brazil

The Entomology Sector of the Zoological Collection of UFMT includes the biggest dry insect collection in Mato Grosso state, begun in the 70's as a regional collection. It has still a regional scope for most groups, with the exception of the Coleoptera belonging to superfamily Scarabaeoidea, of wich it has a worldwid scope and a big collection (more than 200,000 prepared and identified specimens and more than 2.5 million specimens being currently prepared).

Online since: 25/05/2012
Last update: 31/05/2012

Number of records

Total: 3,000,000
Online: 56,423
Georeferenced: 0
(by municipality: 0)
With images: 0

Conditions for using the data

Use of data is exclusively scientific. Forbidden to use it for any other aims. researchers and institutions are responsible for fair and adequate use of data that, even when only partial, cannot be distributed without authorization of the responsible of the collection.

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Director or head of department:
Marcos André de Carvalho
Fernando Z. Vaz-de-Mello
Marcos André de Carvalho