Western Staff and Leaders' ConferenceWestern University

Zoological Collections

Fri. Feb. 23, 3 Tours: 9:00am, 10:00am and 11:00am (approx 45 min)

Guided by: Dr. Nina Zitani, Assistant Curator

Join Dr. Nina Zitani and learn about the world of animal diversity.  The Zoological Collections is the Department of Biology’s animal museum.  It is a research and teaching collection of specimens from around the world, with some dating to the 1880’s.  You’ll see specimens of the extinct passenger pigeon, an endangered pangolin, and tropical butterflies and shells, to name a few.

Meeting Location:  Inside front entrance of Biological and Geological Sciences Building (BGS); a volunteer will guide you to the collection

https://www.uwo.ca/biology/research/biology_facilities/zoological_collections.html