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Species Discoveries on Display

The U.S. Bureau of Energy Management (BOEM) has amassed a collection over 38 years of more than 280,000 specimen lots collected from all four U.S. Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) regions as part of BOEM’s Environmental Studies Program (ESP). To date, more than 350 species from the BOEM collection have been officially named and introduced to science for the first time.

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