Division of Arthropods

open weekdays 8am - 5pm
visitors welcome by appointment
information for visitors

phone: (505) 277-1360
fax: (505) 277-1351
museum administrator

tarantula hawk wasp

Division of Arthropods
Museum of Southwestern Biology
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Division of Arthropods
Museum of Southwestern Biology
302 Yale Blvd NE
CERIA 83, Room 204
Albuquerque, NM 87131
shipping contact: 505-277-1360

Arthropod Links

Sandia hairstreak - NM state butterfly

Other Southwestern US Arthropod Museums

New Mexico State University

University of Arizona

Northern Arizona University 

Colorado State University

Arthropod Info and Identification Services

tarantula Cuatro


All Taxon Listing of Organisms - University of California, Berkeley

Entomology Index of Internet Resources - Iowa State

Damselflies and Dragonflies of the Southwest

Damselflies and Dragonflies of New Mexico

Crickets, Grasshoppers and Katydids - The Orthopterists Society

hercules beetle

Cricket, Grasshopper, and Katydid Classifications and Taxonomic Listings

Singing Insects of North America: Crickets, Katydids, and Cicadas

Lacewing Digital Library

Butterflies of New Mexico

Butterflies, Moths and some other insects of the United States

Mosquitoes - Rutgers University

AntWeb - California Academy of Sciences

Ants of the Navajo Reservation, New Mexico, and Arizona

Spiders and Scorpions (Arachnids) - The American Arachnological Society

Arthropod Taxonomic Classification

Nomina Insecta Nearctica:
taxonomic classification of North American insects

The Tree of Life Web Project:
taxonomic classification of arthropods, The University of Arizona

silkmoth caterpillar
Spiders of North America: An identification manual 

American Arachnological Society

Entomological Supply Sources

BioQuip Entomological Supplies

Arthropod Conservation

The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation

Nature Serve: A network connecting science with conservation

Pollinators and Pollinator Gardens

Butterflies In Your Playground: Information on butterflies and playground butterfly gardens

Pollinator Partnership: Information on planting pollinator gardens