E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Swallowtail butterfly specimens pinned on a white board.

A group of individuals stand around discussing.

With preserved insects from around the planet, the E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum in the department of Biological Sciences is an invaluable resource for researchers, students, and naturalists as it houses approximately one million specimens. It holds the largest collection of Mexican ground beetles in the world, as well as significant collections of other insects from North America. It is an extremely important regional collection, with specimens representing most species of insects in the province of Alberta.


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