This exhibit was produced by the Delaware Museum of Natural History as part of InvertEBase, a digitization project for North American arthropod and mollusk collections funded by the National Science Foundation.
Exhibit team: Liz Shea, Jean Woods, Jane E. Boyd, Stephanie Gleit
Additional photography: Matt McGraw, Alisha Solaiman, Aaron Bond, Rosemary Ginzberg, Leslie Skibinski, Meredith Hatzinikolas,
José Leal (Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum), Andy Deans (The Frost Entomological Museum at Pennsylvania State University), The C.V Starr Virtual Herbarium of The New York Botanical Garden, iDigBio, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County,
NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Universidade de Brasília.
Thanks to colleagues who generously provided advice, information, and images.
iDigBio is funded by grants from the National Science Foundation’s Advancing Digitization
of Biodiversity Collections Program [DBI-1115210 (2011–2018) and DBI-1547229 (2016–2021)].
Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those
of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.
InvertEBase is a Thematic Collections Network of iDigBio and is funded
by National Science Foundation grants to the following collaborative partners:
Auburn University Museum of Natural History, EF 14-01176
Cleveland Museum of Natural History, EF 14-02785
Delaware Museum of Natural History, EF 14-02697
Field Museum, Chicago, EF 14-02667
The Frost Entomological Museum at Pennsylvania State University, EF 14-00993
Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, EF 14-01450
University of Michigan Museum of Zoology, EF 14-04964