Zoology collections

Mounted specimen of a St Vincent parrot, Amazona guildingii

Mounted specimen of a St Vincent parrot, Amazona guildingii

The Museum's Zoology collection consists of over 29 million animal specimens.

The collection is rich in voucher, type and historical specimens,  as well as extinct and endangered species.

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The Zoology collection is being digitised

Invertebrate collections

Bird collections

Accessing the collection

Accessing the collections

Scientists and collections management specialists can visit the collections and borrow specimens for research.

Accessing the collection

Our duty is to provide a safe and secure environment for all of our collections.