Louisiana State Arthropod Museum

The LSAM is the principal repository for insect sand related arthropods in Louisiana. The LSAM contains approximately 1,000,000 specimens of insects and related arthropods. This includes 900,000 pinned, 18,000 fluid preserved, and 30,000 slide-mounted specimens.

The staff of the Louisiana Museum of Natural History is available to answer questions and provide information.

Christopher Carlton
Director
ccarlt@lsu.edu 
Telephone: 225-578-0425
Fax: 225-578-1643

Victoria M. Bayless
Curator
vmosele@lsu.edu 
Telephone: 225-578-1838
Fax: 225-578-1643

Arthropod Museum Website