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Tag: Fr. Casto de Elera

UST opens ‘spineless collection’ exhibit to the public

Nov. 12, 2014, 7:59 p.m. - A COLLECTION of "spineless" specimens was unveiled at the UST Main Building Lobby Wednesday afternoon to commemorate the contributions of Fr. Casto de Elera, O.P. to the field of natural science.

The exhibit, titled “The Spineless Collections of Fr. Casto de Elera, O.P. – Reliving the Past,” features preserved specimens like corals, crustaceans, worms, and mollusk shells. It was organized by the Graduate School, the UST Museum, and the College of Science, with Rey Donne Papa, a biology professor, as overall coordinator.