You are interested in malacological research and would like to become a member of the society „Molluskenforschung Austria“? Please fill in the MoFA Membership Form and send it per e-mail or mail to:

Hannah Schubert
Zentrale Forschungslaboratorien
Naturhistorisches Museum Wien
Burgring 7
1010 Wien


Types of membership

Both natural persons and legal entities can become members of MoFA. The admission takes place via approval of the Society´s Committee. There are different types of membership:
regular member, extraordinary members, honorary members (for details see Statutes)

Membership fee

Regular member: € 20 per year
Regular member – student: € 10 per year

When the Society´s Committee approved the accession you will receive an e-mail with details of payment of the membership fee. Subsequently, you will be informed through our newsletter about activities of MoFA and about news of the malacological community.

With your contribution you help to foster research of molluscs, support young scientists, e.g., by supporting their attendance at scientific meetings, to organize guided tours and presentations for the public as well as the maintenance and last but not least to keep this website up-to-date. The Society´s Committee would like to thank you on behalf of all members of MoFA.

MoFA Membership form [PDF]

Membership fees should be paid to:

Erste Österreichische Sparkasse
Account: Molluskenforschung Austria
IBAN: AT86 2011 1837 2602 1200
Key word: Mitgliedsbeitrag – MoFa