Loan Policies

We do loan our specimens to researchers.

The museum encourages loans of its holdings for research purposes.


  1. All holotypes and allotypes from loaned material must be returned.
  2. Permanent retention of material is permitted only on definite arrangement with the curator.
  3. Unless otherwise stipulated, loans are made for a period of one year.
  4. Exchanges and other transactions are permitted only by definite arrangement.
  5. Determination labels on all specimens will be greatly appreciated.
  6. All specimens are sent in good condition, unless otherwise stated
  7. See full PSUC loan policy for more details regarding loans.