ABIC

African Biodiversity Information Centre
[Afrikanisches Biodiversitaets Informations-Zentrum]
The African Zoology Department from the Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA) has a unique taxonomic collection of African fauna, curating more than 10 million biological specimens with for instance 150.000 birds, 200.000 amphibians, 40.000 reptiles, 90.000 mammals, 950.000 fishes, 6 million insects and 1 million other invertebrates. It is one of the most important zoological collections from central Africa in the world. The collections originate for more than 80% from Congo, Rwanda and Burundi.
Institution
Biology, Conservation, Education
Englisch
Burundi, Kongo, Ruanda, Afrika
Regional
4. Nov 2011
10. Nov 2011