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Entomology Department

Philip Perkins

Curatorial Associate/Collection Manager


Phil Perkins manages the day-to-day activities of the insect collections. He is the primary contact for researchers who wish to study the pinned specimen collections and the fossil insect collections. He also provides technical and taxonomic expertise to visiting scientists and students from Harvard and other universities. He provides the technical overview for entomology special projects such as the Type Database image project, and is the principal quality control for the growing online Type Database.