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Society for Biological Systematics (Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik e. V., GfBS)

Represented by:

President Prof. Dr. Thomas Bartolomaeus, University of Bonn, Institute for Evolutionary Biology and Ecology, An der Immenburg 1, 53121 Bonn, Germany

Phone: +49 228 73 63 69

e-mail: tbartolomaeus(at)

Entry in the register of associations: Charlottenburg district court

Register court: Berlin

Register number: 95 VR 18 053 Nz

Tax number: 27/640/58951

Responsibilities for the content according to § 55 para. 2 RStV:


The managing director of the GfBS
currently: Dr. Cathrin Pfaff


University of Vienna
Department of Palaeontology
Geozentrum, UZA II
Althanstrasse 14
A-1090 Vienna
Phone: ++43-1-4277 / 535 21
Fax: ++43-1-4277 / 9535
e-mail: cathrin.pfaff(at)  

Newsletter of the Society

The editor of the GfBS is currently:
Prof. Dr. Ralph Schill 


Universität Stuttgart
Institut für Biomaterialien und biomolekulare Systeme
Pfaffenwaldring 57
D-70569 Stuttgart
e-mail: ralph.schill(at) 

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