Our “Recent Invertebrates” collection comprises an incredible 15 million specimens and tissues of species that are either extant or that went extinct during the Quaternary Period (2.6 million years ago to the present).

Some invertebrates on a table
Intro

Short introduction to the invertebrates collections.

View of a repository containing a wet collection of invertebrates
Overview

An extensive overview of the invertebrates collections.

Yves Samyn, conservator of the invertebrates collection
Conservator

About Yves Samyn, conservator of the invertebrates collections.

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