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Enns Entomology Museum University of Missouri - Columbia. C. V. Riley served as lecturer in entomology from 1868 to 1875 . In 1941, Dr. G. W. Bock donated 300,000 specimens, mostly beetles. Dr . E. P. Meiners later donated 35,000 insects.

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Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

Enns Entomology MuseumUniversity of Missouri - Columbia

  • C. V. Riley served as lecturer in entomology from 1868 to 1875.

  • In 1941, Dr. G. W. Bock donated 300,000 specimens, mostly beetles.

    Dr. E. P. Meiners later donated 35,000 insects.

  • Dr. Wilbur Ennswas appointed Director in 1953 and served for 25 years.

  • Dr. Thomas R. Yonke became museum director in 1978.

  • In 1980, Museum was named the Wilbur R. Enns Entomology Museum.

  • Dr. Robert W. Sites assumed directorship of the museum in 1991.


Other significant acquisitions

Other Significant Acquisitions

  • A. H. Hollinger : Scale insects, voucher specimens from his 1917 doctoral dissertation.

  • R. R. Rowley: 6000 underwing moths (Catocala spp.).

  • Paul Berry: 8,500 misc. specimens, mostly from El Salvador.

  • Dr. A. Michael Dykstra: 3,200 specimens of Lepidoptera.

  • Missouri Department of Conservation: ca. 4.5 million specimens

    collected over a 30 year period from Missouri waterways.


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

Coleoptera

Hemiptera

Lepidoptera

Ephemeroptera

Odonata


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

Missouri Ozark Plateau

Southeast Asia


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

35 Double door safety cabinets


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

MDC BENTHOS COLLECTION

Order #Specimens

Ephemeroptera

Odonata

Plecoptera

Hemiptera

Megaloptera/Neuroptera

Coleoptera

Lepidoptera

Trichoptera

Diptera

Non-insects

1,090,054

20,324

96,764

2,225

20,708

386,970

620

886,860

1,168,579

820,206

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Total 4,493,310


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

25 Standard Vial Cabinets


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

GENERAL COLLECTION

Order # Vials # Specimens

Ephemeroptera

Odonata

Plecoptera

Hemiptera

Megalop./Neurop.

Coleoptera

Lepidoptera

Trichoptera

Diptera

Hymenoptera

Remaining orders

Non-insects

6,100

3,020

2,700

4,800

1,260

5,640

4,500

3,852

5,280

1,400

840

10,800

47,580

11,174

21,870

33,536

2,646

38,916

9,450

26,579

77,088

11,900

9,072

106,920

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Total 44,912 396,731


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Order # Slide Boxes # Specimens

Acarina

Diptera: Chironomidae

Ozark Mtn. Spg./NPS

Other

291

46

105

12,750

2,024

17,400

3150

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Total 442 35,324


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

Cabinets for Pinned Specimens

108

13

26

5

24-drawer side-by-side

12-drawer

24-drawer upright

25-drawer upright

Total Drawers = 3,472


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

Order # Drawers #Specimens

Coleoptera

Hemiptera

Lepidoptera

Hymenoptera

Diptera

Orthopterasensulato

Odonata

remaining orders

1100

626

735

244

239

143

99

37

766,281

217,362

57,812

69,122

68,054

13,973

16,907

5,281

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Total 3,223 1,214,792


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

GALLS

ca. 309 specimens in 23 drawers


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

FOSSILS (Shale and Amber)

1,780 specimens in 19 drawers


Enns entomology museum university of missouri columbia

Museum Tours

Open Houses

Workshops

Presentations

Farm Field Days

Media Interaction


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