CETAF’s 33 members represent 57 institutions that hold over half the world’s biological collections and work in over 100 collaborative projects. Our Members explore and document the natural world focusing on studying the species and their evolutionary history. In doing so, they contribute in the advancement of research in a multitude of disciplines.
Geology, mineralogy palaeontology and anthropology collections.
Living organisms' collections, including plants, animals and fungi.
Natural history publications, artwork and cultural items.
Get direct access to our European Journal of Taxonomy (EJT), and find articles that our Members have published elsewhere. Not a scientist? Take a look here too if you would like general information on taxonomy and biodiversity.
Are you passionate about nature? Do you want to learn more about the world of taxonomy ? Check out the permanent and temporary exhibitions near you!
Would you like new skills and competencies for your research career? Have a look here for training and related opportunities to taxonomy and systematics.