Item # DE-KITWORM

Worm Dissection Kit

$4.95


Get everything you need for dissecting an earthworm!

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Item # DE-KITWORM
Worm Dissection Kit
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DESCRIPTION

Get everything you need for dissecting an earthworm! This dissection kit comes with a preserved worm, plus all the dissection tools you need: full-color photographic dissection guide, scissors, plastic forceps, pins and a dissecting tray.

Home Science Tools recommends using disposable gloves for all dissections.

Note: Specimens are initially preserved with a formaldehyde solution, the best animal tissue fixative. The formaldehyde is then displaced first with water and finally with a glycol solution to produce a moist, low-fume specimen which will not decay over time.

HST Specimen Guarantee

In sealed, original packaging, our preserved specimens are guaranteed to remain fully preserved and free of decay for six months from the date of purchase.

Once the original package is opened, use specimen within one month. For best results, observe the following storage procedures:

  • Store specimen in heavy-duty, zip-lock bags to minimize drying between dissections.
  • Specimen will slowly dry out or become contaminated in zip-lock bags; add a teaspoon of Specimen Holding Fluid to retain moisture.
  • Freezing or refrigeration is not necessary and may damage fragile tissues.

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Worm Dissection Kit content:

  • Preserved earthworm, 9"-12"
  • Dissecting scissors
  • Plastic forceps
  • 6 T-pins
  • Styrofoam dissecting tray
  • Dissection guide

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DESCRIPTION

Get everything you need for dissecting an earthworm! This dissection kit comes with a preserved worm, plus all the dissection tools you need: full-color photographic dissection guide, scissors, plastic forceps, pins and a dissecting tray.

Home Science Tools recommends using disposable gloves for all dissections.

Note: Specimens are initially preserved with a formaldehyde solution, the best animal tissue fixative. The formaldehyde is then displaced first with water and finally with a glycol solution to produce a moist, low-fume specimen which will not decay over time.

HST Specimen Guarantee

In sealed, original packaging, our preserved specimens are guaranteed to remain fully preserved and free of decay for six months from the date of purchase.

Once the original package is opened, use specimen within one month. For best results, observe the following storage procedures:

  • Store specimen in heavy-duty, zip-lock bags to minimize drying between dissections.
  • Specimen will slowly dry out or become contaminated in zip-lock bags; add a teaspoon of Specimen Holding Fluid to retain moisture.
  • Freezing or refrigeration is not necessary and may damage fragile tissues.

MORE INFORMATION BOX

More Information

CONTENTS TAB

Worm Dissection Kit content:

  • Preserved earthworm, 9"-12"
  • Dissecting scissors
  • Plastic forceps
  • 6 T-pins
  • Styrofoam dissecting tray
  • Dissection guide

SPECIFICATIONS TAB

 
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