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Behind the Scenes: Ichthyology

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Inside the Collections; Ichthyology

Ranging from deep-sea fish to prehistoric sharks, the Department of Ichthyology’s collection comprises more than 2 million specimens from around the world. Postdoctoral Fellow Jairo Arroyave and Senior Scientific Assistant Radford Arrindell will share a rare look at collection storage spaces, discuss techniques for preserving and studying these specimens, and show a preparation lab.

Children under the age of 10 will not be allowed in the collections.