HISTORY OF THE CANADIAN NATIONAL COLLECTION OF INSECTS, ARACHNIDS AND NEMATODES

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Table 1. Name of lowest organization and line manager in which the Canadian National Collection of Insects occurs. The manager's dates of tenure do not necessarily correspond with the duration of a particular name for the organization.

DurationEntomologyTitleManager Tenure

1886-1914 Entomology & Botany DivisionJ. Fletcher 1887-1908
1914-1936 Entomology Branch C. Hewitt 1909-1919
1919-1958 Division of Systematic Entomology
(within Entomology Branch)
J. McDunnough 1919-1946
1959-1973 Entomology Research Institute G. Holland
W. Mountain
1948-1969
1969-1973
1973-1986 Biosystematics Research Institute D. Hardwick
G. Mulligan
1973-1978
1978-1986
1986-1991 Biosystematics Research Centre R. Trottier 1986-1991
1991-1995 Biological Resources Division P. Marriage 1991-1993
1995-1999 Biological Resources Program J. Surprenant
J. McKenzie
1994-1996
1996-1999
1999-2001Systematic Entomology Section R. Foottit 1999-2001
2001-present Invertebrate Biodiversity P. Mason 2001-present

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