Specimen Information Services Contacts

Contact Information for Specimen Information Services

FWC-Fish and Wildlife Research Institute
Attn: Specimen Information Services
100 8th Avenue SE
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

 

Curator of Collections/Curator of Invertebrates
Joan Herrera, Ph.D. (Associate Research Scientist)
E-mail: SIS@MyFWC.com
Telephone: 727-892-4136

 

Curator of Fishes
Alfred Thomson, Ph.D. (Fish and Wildlife Biologist II)
E-mail: FishColl@MyFWC.com
Telephone: 727-892-4135

 

Ichthyology Collection Manager
Molly Phillips, M.S. (Fish and Wildlife Biologist II)
E-mail: FishColl@MyFWC.com
Telephone: 727-502-4739

 

Invertebrate Collection Manager
Laura Wiggins, B.S. (Fish and Wildlife Biologist II)
E-mail: InvertColl@MyFWC.com
Telephone: 727-892-4138

 

SEAMAP Ichthyoplankton Collection Manager
Tammy Cullins, M.S. (FLMNH Biological Scientist)
E-mail: SeaMap@MyFWC.com
Telephone: 727-892-4983



FWC Facts:
Manatees are found throughout rivers, springs and shallow coastal waters of Florida and nearby states. They have been seen as far west as Texas and as far north as Virginia.

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