YPM-ENT - Entomology Division, Yale Peabody Museum

YALE - Yale University
Divisão de Entomologia
P.O. Box 208118;
New Haven - CT - United States

The systematic collections of the Yale Peabody Museum's Division of Entomology comprise over 1,000,000 curated specimens. Division holdings include important collections of Lepidoptera, arachnids, Orthoptera, Coleoptera, water beetles and midges, and specialty collections on evolutionary themes. Recent acquisitions also include historically important collections from other institutions. The Division also maintains a general entomological library of periodicals, books and reprints that includes coverage of arachnology donated from the Alexander Petrunkevitch Library.

Data shared with the speciesLink network are of samples collected in South America.

Online since: 30/11/2015
Last update: 07/01/2024

Number of records

Total: 16,061
Online: 16,061
Georeferenced: 11,760
(by municipality: 0)
With images: 0

Conditions for using the data

No license, assume Public Domain

How to cite

Entomology Division, Yale Peabody Museum, YPM-ENT


Director or head of department:
Raymond J. Pupedis
Leonard E. Munstermann
Lawrence Gall