Bythinella sp., Foto: A. Mrkvicka


Mollusc Research Austria

Austrian platform for mollusc researchers

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„Molluskenforschung Austria“ (MoFA) is a society founded as an Austrian platform for Malacologists supporting their projects and activities as well as the communication with related research groups and initiatives at a national and international level.
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In the first general meeting of the society in January 2017 the society´s organs were elected. Presently the board of MoFA consists of the following persons Read more…


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Save the date – Alpine Land Snails Workshop Johnsbach 2018

This year we celebrate a special anniversary of the “Alpine Landsnails workshop” in Johnsbach! It will take place Sunday August 19th to Thursday 23rd. (The arrival might be changed to Monday, thus the official programme will start on Monday 20th ). Some of us consider the option for a subsequent extension/ excursion to Saturday 25th. […]

Annual Meeting of the DMG 2018

This year the Annual Meeting of the German Malacological Society takes place in Cismar (Germany) from the 18.05.2018 to the 21.05.2018. They celebrate a big anniversary! – 150 years German Malacological Society Invitation and preliminary programme can be found on the DMG homepage.

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“Mollusc Research Austria“ society
Natural History Museum Vienna
Burgring 7
1010 Vienna


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