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Tunicates collection (IT) of the Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (MNHN - Paris)
MNHN - Museum national d'Histoire naturelle: Tunicates collection (IT) of the Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (MNHN - Paris)

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The database lists all the specimens or lots (9 000) of Tunicates housed in the Paris Museum. It is the largest or second largest tunicate collection in the World, based on the number of specimens and the number of types. All the specimens are identified to species. The collection is principally the result of the active research of two people (Claude Monniot & Francoise Monniot) over the course of forty years.

Biology > Invertebrates
Marine/Coastal, Museum collections, A, Atlantic, I, Indo-Pacific, PS, Antarctic Ocean, Tunicata

Geographical coverage
A, Atlantic [Marine Regions]
I, Indo-Pacific [Marine Regions]
PS, Antarctic Ocean [Marine Regions]

Taxonomic coverage
Tunicata [WoRMS]

Collected biological specimens

National Natural History Museum Paris (MNHN), moredata owner

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Museum collection
Metadatarecord created: 2011-12-19
Information last updated: 2022-07-05
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