Biorepository: Afribugs

Institution Information

Index Herbariorum Record: 
No
InstitutionCode: 
AFRC
Status of Institution: 
Active
Additional Institution Names: 
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Description of Institution: 

AfriBugs is an environmental consultancy focussing on specialist studies of terrestrial invertebrates and houses an extensive reference collection of Afrotropical ants (Formicidae) as well as a smaller collection of leafhoppers (Cicadellidae); both groups are used as biodiversity and ecological indicators in environmental impact assessments and rehabilitation monitoring programmes.

Institutional Discipline: 
Biological Sciences: Ecology, Biological Sciences: Taxonomy, Biological Sciences: Zoology
Institutional Governance: 
Private, for-profit: General
Institution Type: 
Other institutional type
Cool URI: 
http://grbio.org/cool/ax2h-jaji

Institutional Mailing Address

Mailing Address 1: 
P.O. Box 12951
Mailing Address 2: 
Onderstepoort
City/Town: 
Pretoria
State/Province: 
Gauteng
Postal/Zip Code: 
0110
Country: 
South Africa

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Institution Collections

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Institutional Contact Information

Primary Contact: 

Peter Geoffrey Hawkes

Staff Member Information

Job Title: 
Director
Area of Responsibility: 
Management and research
Birth Year: 
1964
Research Discipline: 
Biological Sciences: Taxonomy, Biological Sciences: Zoology
Research Specialty: 
Biodiversity and taxonomy of Afrotropical ants

Staff Member's Contact Information

Phone Number: 
+27123335748
Fax Number: 
+27866709055
Address 1: 
341 27th Avenue
Address 2: 
Villieria
City/Town: 
Pretoria
State/Province: 
Gauteng
Postal/Zip Code: 
0186
Country: 
South Africa
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