" The ichthyological collection contains more than 1000 type specimens from ca. 450 nominal species. The number of specimens held in the collection is about 150,000. The collection has a clear geographical focus on Europe, with a large majority of specimens coming from Germany. The second geographical focus is South America, with Brazil and the Dominican Republic accounting for most of the specimens held in the collection "
Classification: Distribution and conservation.
Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Stuttgart. 2020. "The Ichthyology Collection at the Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Stuttgart". Global Biodiversity Information Facility. DOI: 10.15468/5pp8jr (crc09921) (abstract)