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Contact, loans and other requests

Here you will find information on where to turn if you are interested in borrowing or donating specimens, or if you need to get in contact with our curators.

Loan, photo and information requests

Submit your specimen loan, photo or information request through our online request portal. Our specimens are primarily made available to visiting researchers, or if needed sent on loan to their home institutions. Other common uses of the specimens are for educational purposes in exhibitions or thematic props in movies. Our specimens are not leant to individuals.

Contact the collection staff

Contact persons

Invertebrates excluding insects, myriapods and arachnids

Lena Gustavsson | Senior curator

Deputy head of department

Insects, myriapods and arachnids

Niklas Apelqvist | Curator

Coordinator, entomological collections


Daniela Kalthoff | Curator

Mammal collections

Ulf Johansson | Curator

Bird collections

Bo Delling | Curator

Fish collections

Michael Norén

Michael Norén | Curator

Reptile and amphibian collections

Anna Lotsander | Senior assistant

State game coordination officer

General questions about the collections

Tobias Malm | Curator

Collection manager

General questions about:

Animals, nature, and help with identifying species

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Page manager: Johannes Bergsten