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BMNH Natural History Museum (1992–present)

  • Formerly known as the British Museum (Natural History) or British Museum of Natural History
  • Website
  • Location: Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom
  • Abbreviated: B.M.(N.H.), BMNH, or BM
  • Acquired and collections
Cuming Museum, natural history collection. NOTE: Kept separate, lectotype numbers use standard BMNH prefixes
Geological Museum, London, in 1986
HMS Challenger types are housed here
Reigen Collection of Mazatlan Mollusca, in 1857
Museum Druce. The total collection was bought by Godman en Salvin and donated to BMNH.
  • Acronyms used:
BM (Index Herbariorum Code)
NHM (Natural History Museum)
NHML (Natural History Museum, London)
NHMUK (Natural History Museum UK)
  • Prefixes used
  • Associated publications
Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), entomology
Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Geology
Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), zoology

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