DMNS Egg Collection (Arctos)
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Egg/Nest Collection houses approximately 7,000 catalogued specimens focused primarily on the United States. The bulk of the collection was acquired as a donation of the William C. Bradbury private collection and covers the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
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The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Egg/Nest Collection is global, with the largest holdings from the United States.
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]|
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|Living Time Period||1850-present|
|Purpose||Natural History Research and Education|