Museu de Zoologia da USP

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Museu de Zoologia da USP

Occupying an area of 700 square meters, the animals shown in the museum are samples of the country's tropical fauna and were prepared (embalmed) more than 50 years ago. In the entrance hall, there is information about the main activities carried out by USP's staff and by the museum's researchers. The animals are grouped together according to their classification: fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals, and some invertebrates such as reefs, crustaceans and mollusks. The Library, specialized in Zoology, has modern facilities and equipment and serve both the scientific community and the public in general. It has 73,850 works, of which 8,473 are books and 2,364 are newspapers, in addition to theses and maps.

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Museu de Zoologia da USP
Av. Nazaré, 481 - Ipiranga
CEP 04263-000
São Paulo - SP
FoneFax: (0xx11) 6165-8100 (0xx11) 6165-8118

Museu de Zoologia da USP