Collections

National Museum, Bloemfontein Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg

The below list comprises collections in Africa, the Middle East, Europe and North America, that are known to contain substantial holdings of Afrotropical Diptera. The major collections in Africa are: Natal Museum, National Museum of Namibia, National Museum of Kenya, Albany Museum, National Museum and National Collection of Insects. Contact details of collection managers and curators are provided, but please note that this information may be subject to change without notice.

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International coden

Collection

Contact person

E-mail address

AFRICA

AMGS

Albany Museum, Grahamstown, South Africa

Sarah Gess

s.gess@ru.ac.za

BMSA

National Museum, Bloemfontein, South Africa

Ashley Kirk-Spriggs

Ashley.Kirk-Spriggs@nasmus.co.za

DMSA

Durban Museum of Natural History, South Africa

Kirstin Williams

williamsk@durban.gov.za

NMKE

National Museum of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya

Charles Lange

Nzavi2001@yahoo.com

NMNW

National Museum of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

Eugéne Marais

marais.eugene@gmail.com

NMSA

Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

Burgert Muller

bmuller@nmsa.org.za

PPRI

National Collection of Insects, PPRI, Pretoria, South Africa

Ros Urban

UrbanR@arc.agric.za

PPRZ

Plant Protection Research Institute, Harare, Zimbabwe

Godfrey Chikwenhere

plantpro@ecoweb.co.zw

SAIM

National Institute for Communicable Diseases, Johannesburg, South Africa

Lizette Koekemoer

lizettek@nicd.ac.za

SAMC

Iziko Museum of Cape Town, South Africa

Margie Cochrane

mcochrane@iziko.org.za

UKZN

University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

Ray Miller

MillerR@ukzn.ac.za

NORTH AMERICA

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History, New York, United States

Tam Nguyen

nguyen@amnh.org

CASC

Californian Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, United States

Norman Penny

npenny@calacademy.org

USNM

National Museum of Natural History, Washington D.C., United States

Wayne Mathis

MATHISW@si.edu

EUROPE

BMNH

Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom

Nigel Wyatt

N.Wyatt@nhm.ac.uk

CUMZ

University, Museum of Zoology, Cambridge, United Kingdom

William Foster

waf1@hermes.cam.ac.uk

FBUB

Biological Collection, Universität Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany

Michael von Tschirnhaus

m.tschirnhaus@uni-bielefeld.de

HNHM

Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest, Hungary

László Papp

lpapp@zoo.zoo.nhmus.hu

ISNB

Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Brussels, Belgium

Patrick Grootaert

pgrootaert@yahoo.co.uk

MNHN

Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, France

Christophe Daugeron

daugeron@mnhn.fr

MZLU

Museum of Zoology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden

Roy Danielsson

Roy.Danielsson@zool.lu.se

MZPW

Museum of the Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Science, Warszawa, Poland

Wioletta Tomaszewska

wiolkat@miiz.waw.pl

NHMB

Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel, Switzerland

Daniel Burckhardt

Daniel.Burckhardt@unibas.ch

NHRS

Naturhistoriska riksmuseet, Stockholm, Sweden

Bert Viklund

bert.viklund@nrm.se

NMW

Naturhistorisches Museum Wien, Wien, Austria

Peter Sehnal

peter.sehnal@NHM-WIEN.AC.AT

NMWC

National Museum and Gallery of Wales, Cardiff, United Kingdom

Adrian Plant

Adrian.Plant@museumwales.ac.uk

OXUM

Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Oxford, United Kingdom

Darren Mann

darren.mann@oum.ox.ac.uk

RMCA

Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Tervuren, Belgium

Stéphane Hanot

stephane.hanot@africanmuseum.be

RMNH

Netherlands Centre for Biodiversity Naturalis, Leiden, Netherlands

Cees van Achtenberg

Cees.vanAchterberg@ncbnaturalis.nl

SDEI

Senckenberg Deutsches Entomologisches Institut, Germany

Frank Menzel

frank.menzel@senckenberg.de

SMNS

Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, Stuttgart, Germany

Hans-Peter Tschorsnig

tschorsnig.smns@naturkundemuseum-bw.de

ZFMK

Zoologische Forschungsinstitut und Museum 'Alexander Koenig', Bonn, Germany

Netta Dorchin

n.dorchin.zfmk@uni-bonn.de

ZMHB

Museum für Naturkunde der Humboldt-Universität, Berlin, Germany

Joachim Ziegler

joachim.ziegler@museum.hu-berlin.de

ZMUC

Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Thomas Pape

TPape@snm.ku.dk

ZSMC

Zoologische Staatssammlung, München, Germany

Marion Kotrba

Marion.Kotrba@zsm.mwn.de

MIDDLE EAST

TAUI

Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Amnon Freidberg

afdipter@post.tau.ac.il


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