Dr. Lynne C. Thompson, retired Professor Emeritus, School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Arkansas at Monticello, gifted his Lepidoptera collection to the Arkansas Lepidoptera Survey reference collection. While at the School of Forestry, Dr. Thompson spent many years collecting in Southeast Arkansas especially in Drew and Ashley Counties. The focus of his work was centered on forest pests. His gift included Cornell drawers, an extensive Arkansas Coleoptera collection and storage cabinets. In total, his gift include approximately 2500 labeled specimens. Dr. Thompson plans to continue working at the School of Forestry on special projects.