Ross, Andrew, Mellish, C, Crighton, B and York, P V (2016) A catalogue of the collections of Mexican amber at the Natural History Museum, London and National Museums Scotland, Edinburgh, UK. Boletín de la Sociedad Geológica Mexicana, 68 (1). pp. 45-55. ISSN 1405-3322

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Abstract

A catalogue is here provided of the pieces of Mexican amber with inclusions in the collections of the Natural History Museum, London, and National Museums Scotland, Edinburgh, both in the United Kingdom. There are 32 pieces in the Natural History Museum and 101 pieces in National Museums Scotland which contain a combined total of 557 arthropod and 13 plant inclusions. Four orders and 11 families of arthropods are additional to a taxonomic list of Mexican amber arthropods published in 2010.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Mexican amber, inclusions, arthropods, London, Edinburgh
Subjects: A General Works > AM Museums (General). Collectors and collecting (General)
D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
F History United States, Canada, Latin America > F1201 Latin America (General)
Q Science > QE Geology
Q Science > QL Zoology
Theme: Understanding the natural world
Department: Natural Sciences
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Depositing User: Ross Anderson
Date Deposited: 25 Jul 2016 14:01
Last Modified: 07 Nov 2016 11:50
URI: http://repository.nms.ac.uk/id/eprint/1639

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