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Search the Vertebrate Database of the NSRL for TK Supplies
Vouchers and Related Genetic Resources

Please read the database notes at the bottom of the webpage before proceeding.

The NSRL Vertebrate Database online search is under development and currently only contains mammals. We are in the process of integrating the birds into the database. Thanks for your patience in this matter. Please contact the Curator of Collections if you need assistance.


Search the Invertebrate Database of the NSRL

SCAN (Southwest Collections of Arthropods Network)


Search the NSRL vertebrates on other data portals [0ffsite]

***Search Museum of Texas Tech University [TTU]***




Vertebrate Database Notes-

The Museum of Texas Tech University's on-line vertebrate database contains data current as of 11 March 2016.  If you are unable to find a particular sample in the database but have reason to believe the sample exists, please contact the Curator of Collections

This site is currently under development.  This version is a prototype.  Future additions will include images of specimens and the ability to perform more refined searches.  This version includes a filter that blocks general access to specimens and sensitive data. 

The data contained in the database are the property of the state of Texas.  Any use of these data requires prior written consent of the NSRL Director.  The data have been checked for accuracy, but errors may still exist.  Any questions regarding the accuracy of the data should be directed to the Curator of Collections.  It is the responsibility of the user of the database to verify identifications and other data when required.  The NSRL, the Museum of Texas Tech University, and Texas Tech University are not responsible for damages resulting from the use of these data.

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Send comments about the vertebrate database content to the Curator of Collections and about the invertebrate databaseto the Assistant Curator of Invertebrates.