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Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm
(English) Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Swedish Museum of Natural History, PO Box 50007, S-10405 Stockholm, Sweden. Curator: Sven O. Kullander. Collection: the collection is catalogued and computerized (MUSE). Loans are possible and material can be studied in the collection. Size: about 40,000 lots including some larvae, skeletons and also DNA samples, alizarins, skins and microscopic slides. Types: 250-300 species are represented by only for the Linnaean collection (see Fernholm & Wheeler 1983). Special features: Linnaean type specimens; tropical freshwater, especially South America; important collections from Peru and Burma; local fauna. (See also: fish collection)

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