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Other Insect Orders

For loan and visitation requests, please contact the Curator-in-Charge.

Please submit visitation requests at least two weeks prior to your anticipated arrival date.

Donors, please refer to the Invertebrate Zoology policies regarding the deposition of material.

Please contact Curator-in-Charge Randall T. Schuh for loans of or access to:

  • Blattodea/Mantodea
  • Dermaptera
  • Microcoryphia
  • Odonata Type specimens
  • Orthopterida Type specimens
  • Plecoptera
  • Psocoptera
  • Phthiraptera
  • Thysanoptera
  • Zoraptera
  • Zygentoma

Collections Assistant: Ruth Salas

Please contact Curator-in-Charge David Grimaldi for loans of or access to:

  • Mecopterida
  • Neuropterida Type specimens
  • Siphonaptera
  • Strepsiptera
  • Trichoptera 

Collections Assistant: Courtney Richenbacher

American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

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except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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