Arizona State University Mammalogy Collection (ASU-ASUMAC)

The Mammalogy Collection at the ASU Natural History Collections contains approximately 9,000 specimens representing more than 160 species, with a geographic concentration in the southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico. The research collection represents the second-largest mammal collection in Arizona. A teaching collection is housed separately. Please note: when searching our collection, all catalog numbers follow the format ASUMAC######

Collection Manager: Dakota Rowsey, drowsey@asu.edu, (480)727-5870 (ORCID #: 0000-0002-5925-0579)
Specimen Loan and Collection Use Request Form: https://forms.gle/fmnqR36MYTeQdyZT8
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: c53c1352-2f5d-4729-87f8-297f87364017
Digital Metadata: EML File
Address:
Arizona State University
734 W Alameda Drive
Tempe, Arizona   85282
USA
(480) 727-5870
Collection Statistics
  • 8,857 specimen records
  • 8,566 (97%) georeferenced
  • 7,832 (88%) identified to species
  • 35 families
  • 88 genera
  • 172 species
  • 169 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics