Senckenberg Natural History Collections Dresden


Mammalogical Collection in Dresden

The collection houses more than 26 000 specimens from more than 1 200 species. There are mainly skulls, skins but also skeletons and some material in alcohol. 

Our research contributes to the Research FieldBiodiversity and Systematics.


   More on the European wildcat Felis silvestris (in German only) 


 More on the Mammals of Saxony

In cooperation with the "Projektrguppe Säugetiere Sachsens" a bibliography on mammals from Saxony is maintained and the latest version from Dezembre 2011 can be found here.

Here are some informations on the distribution in an around Dresden (in German only) .