Opiliones collection

‘Harvestmen’, ‘daddy long legs’, or ‘harvest spiders’ are all common names of the diverse order Opiliones. There are approximately 6,411 described species.

The Museum’s Opiliones collection contains approximately 1036 species, which includes many types. 

The collection has a world wide representation. The collection is nearly all housed in spirit, but there are a few dry pinned specimens.