The following are a selection of on-line and databases checklists for botanical information maintained by the Bishop Museum. Natural Sciences Taxonomic Name and Specimen Search: Current taxonomy, specimen images and data for Bishop Museum's botanical collections. Herbarium Pacificum Type Specimens - see Global Plants on JSTOR Macroalgal Herbarium Portal Consortium of Pacific Herbaria Portal All [...]
The Herbarium Pacificum (BISH) collection consists of more than 710,000 plant, algae and fungi specimens. Our emphasis is on Hawai‘i and the Pacific Basin, but we also house representative material from other world regions. The collections of Hawaiian plants form the largest and most comprehensive assemblage of such specimens in the world, with approximately 187,000 [...]
Invertebrate Zoology - FAQ •Only collection in the world devoted solely to marine invertebrates of the Pacific Islands. Focus of the collection is primarily the Hawaiian Islands. •Material in the collection represents over 100 years of scientific activity in the Hawaiian Islands and Pacific region, including specimens from a number of the earliest scientific expeditions [...]
To request a collection visit, please fill out our online Natural Sciences Collection Access and Use Request Form To request a loan from the entomology collection, please fill out our online Entomology Collection Specimen Loan Request Form
Jim Boone, M.S., Entomology Collections Manager 808-848-4196 | email@example.com Neal Evenhuis, PhD, Senior Entomologist 808-848-4138 | firstname.lastname@example.org Keith Arakaki, Collections Technician email@example.com To request a back of house collection tour please fill out our online Natural Sciences Collection Tour Request Form
Reflecting upon my summer as an Anthropology Collections Intern for the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, I'm left with countless memories I will cherish for a lifetime...