Museum für Naturkunde
Leibniz-Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung
Invalidenstraße 43
10115 Berlin

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phone: +49 (0)30 2093-8591
fax: +49 (0)30 2093-8561
email: info(at)

  • Authorized person
    Prof. Johannes Vogel, PhD (Director General)

  • Relevant controlling institution
    Senatsverwaltung für Wirtschaft, Technologie und Forschung
    Martin-Luther-Straße 105, 10825 Berlin
  • Responsible person for the content (§ 55 Abs. 2 RStV)
    Dr. Andreas Kunkel (address: see address of the museum)
  • VAT # (§ 27 a Umsatzsteuergesetz)

  • Bank account
    Berliner Bank AG
    Konto-Nummer: 512 087 800
    Bankleitzahl: 100 708 48
    IBAN: DE40 1007 0848 051 2087 800

Information on the website

  • Responsible person:
    Dr. Andreas Kunkel

  • Project management (during start-up) / Editorial concept:
    Dipl.-Biologin Eva Patzschke

  • Web concept:
    Dipl.-Biologin Eva Patzschke, Dipl.-Inf. Andreas Lehmann

  • Graphical concept / layout:
    Dipl. des. Nils Hoff

  • Website layout / -programming:
    Dipl.-Inf. Andreas Lehmann, ott-deffge ITconsulting (Berlin)

  • Photo management:
    Antje Dittmann (during start-up), Carola Radke

  • Photos (almost all):
    Antje Dittmann, Hwaja Goetz, Carola Radke

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Last update: 10.03.2014