Holdings and Catalog
Biblio of Fossil Verts
Vert Ichnology Refs
The UCMP collection includes vertebrate fossils from the Devonian to
the Recent and from localities around the globe. Unique aspects of the
collection are holdings of Triassic vertebrates from western North America,
Cretaceous dinosaurs and mammals from Montana and Wyoming, Paleocene
through Pleistocene mammals from the western US, the original material
from the Rancho La Brea tar pits, Tertiary Australian marsupials, Miocene
faunas of Colombia, and Pleistocene cave faunas of South Africa.
Holdings and Catalog Information
database (searchable on-line)
contains basic information on all cataloged specimens. Currently, more
vertebrate specimen records from nearly 11,000 localities
around the globe are online. We have recently begun adding specimen images
to our online database, and these may be found either through the main
collections interface or at CalPhotos .
Go to the Collections Database
page to begin your search.