The Zoological Research Museum Alexander Koenig

is a research museum of the Leibniz Association


Our research is based on the extensive scientific collections of the Museum. As databases of life they are the indispensable reference source for all profound analyses of biodiversity on earth.




Arthropoda: Diptera: flies, mosquitoes and midges

Arthropoda: Coleoptera (beetles)

Arthropoda: Hymenoptera

Arthropoda: Lepidoptera & Trichoptera

Arthropoda: Myriapoda

Vertebrata: Herpetology

Vertebrata: Ornithology

Vertebrata: Mammalogy

Inventory of Collection

Digital ZFMK-Collection (Demo-Version)

Collection Concept

Fundamental concept for the scientific collections of the ZFMK.