As a public health precaution due to COVID-19, all Smithsonian museums are temporarily closed. We are not announcing a reopening date at this time and will provide updates on our websites and social media.
Collection management questions or information requests should be addressed to Addison Wynn or Steve Gotte.
Completed Specimen Loan requests, including destructive analysis requests and requests for CT Imaging should be sent to HerpLoans@si.edu.
Completed Genetic Loan requests should be sent to Addison Wynn.
Packages should be returned via courier service such as FedEx or UPS (not the government postal system) to Robert Wilson at the following address:
Division of Amphibians & Reptiles ATTN: Robert Wilson
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, MD 20746
Correspondence information for researchers and collection specialists can be found on individual Amphibians and Reptiles staff pages.
Please address any scientific literature questions to Polly Lasker, Vertebrate Zoology Librarian.