Fluid preservation refers to specimens and objects that are preserved in fluids, most commonly alcohol and formaldehyde, but also glycerin, mineral oil, acids, glycols, and a host of other chemicals that protect the specimen from deterioration. Some of the oldest natural history specimens in the world are preserved in fluid.
ISBN (hardback): 978-1-4422-2965-5
ISBN (ePub): 978-1-4422-2966-2
Rowman & Littlefield