Brachiopods (Brachiopoda)

Brachiopod specimens can be found in the following historical marine collections that are potentially of use for ocean acidification research:

  • Challenger collection at the Natural History Museum, London
  • Dry invertebrate store at the Cambridge University Zoology Museum
Engraved view of HMS Challenger (1872-1876)
HMS Challenger collection

Scientists on the 1872-76 HMS Challenger expedition collected a vast amount of natural history material from around the globe, which is accompanied by extensive taxonomic and summary reports. Get information about the Challenger collections housed at the Natural History Museum.


An ostracod
Dry Invertebrate Store taxa

See a summary of what can be found in the Dry Invertebrate Store.