Ballarin F, Salmaso R & Latella L
The arachnological collections of the Museo Civico di Storia Naturale of Verona (Italy): an overview
Die arachnologischen Sammlungen des Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Verona (Italien): ein Überblick
The arachnological collections of the Museo Civico di Storia Naturale of Verona, Italy, contains roughly 20000 vials, including approximately 2000 species of Araneae and other Arachnida from all over the world. Within the collection, type material represents an important proportion with a count of more than 373 type series. All samples are distributed within four main collections: Brignoli, di Caporiacco, Museo Zangheri and ‘Generale’. A further collection of 99% ethanol-preserved samples for molecular analysis is currently under preparation. A detailed list of all the arachnological type material stored in the museum is provided.
Lodovico di Caporiacco, Natural History collections, Paolo Marcello Brignoli, Pietro Zangheri, spiders, type material