This Branch of the Museum is home to a number of biological specimen collections, totalling over 17 million specimens. These collections document biodiversity and its distribution and serve as a resource for research and education.
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Mammalogy, Ichthyology, Herpetology and Ornithology.
A resource for the investigation of phylogenetics and more.
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Mineralogy, Petrology, Palaeontology and more.
Entomology, Malacology, Arachnology and Marine invertebrates.
Exploring biodiversity is fundamental to what we do.
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