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Visits of malacologists to the Russian Far East Malacological Society in 2018.

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News from the Malacology Lab. of the MNHN (Paris) for 2017.

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The International Workshop "Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Study of Human and Mollusc Interactions: from Prehistory to Present" is organized by the French National Museum of Natural History [Museum National d’Histoire Naturelle] in partnership with the National Fisheries College of Papua New Guinea.

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The Annual Meeting of the Russian Far East Malacological Society (RFEMS) was held on December 8, 2017. The annual report of the RFEMS was presented and approved by the meeting, and awards to some members of the RFEMS were bestowed (best papers awards)

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A review paper of the RFEMS members (V.V. Bogatov, L.A. Prozorova) devoted to an important regional fauna is published: TAXONOMY AND DIVERSITY OF FRESHWATER BIVALVE MOLLUSKS (MOLLUSCA, BIVALVIA) OF CHINA.
The article is posted with the permission of the authors.

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National Scientific Center of Marine Biology FEB RAS, Russian Far East Malacological Society and Far Eastern Federal University have published a new book:

K.A. Lutaenko and I.E. Volvenko. Atlas of Common Bivalve Mollusks of Peter the Great Bay (Sea of Japan). - Vladivostok: FEFU, 2017. 140 p. [in Russian].

This atlas of common bivalve mollusks of Peter the Great Bay includes photographic images of 133 species belonging to 38 families constituting more than 80% of the total species richness of bivalves of the bay. The book is intended for a quick visual identification of common intertidal and subtidal bivalve species of Peter the Great Bay and northern Sea of Japan. The atlas is preceded by a brief geographical description of the bay for the purpose of understanding of molluscan habitats and faunal diversity, a brief description of shell characteristics and a general faunal account. A list of books for further reading and index of Latin names are provided.

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1-3 November 2017 on the basis of Belgorod State National Research University will be held All-Russian Scientific Conference with International Participation, dedicated 100th anniversary of I. M. Likharev and P. V. Matekin - Current issues in modern malacology.

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News from the Malacology Lab of the MNHN (Paris) for 2016.

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Dear Colleagues,
It is our great pleasure to announce the next ISOLBE meeting being held at Tjarno, Sweden August 2017. Please see attached flyer and save the date.

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Dutch Malacological Society updated its website and issued a release.

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News and updates from the Malacology Lab of the MNHN (Paris) received from Philippe Bouchet.

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World Congress of Malacology (Penang Island, Malaysia 18 - 24 July 2016).

WCM 2016

5th International Malacological Conference "MOLLUSKS: RESULTS, PROBLEMS, AND PERSPECTIVES OF RESEARCH" will be held at the Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University, Faculty of Natural Science, Ukraine, from 6th to 7th of October 2016.

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A new online resource (database) on molluscs: MolluscaBase (http://www.molluscabase.org/).

MolluscaBase is a taxonomically oriented database which aims to provide an authoritative, permanently updated account of all molluscan species.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

 

The Russian Far East Malacological Society (RFEMS), jointly with the A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology, Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IMB), the Institute of Biology and Soil Science, FEB RAS (IBSS) and the Primorye Branch of the Hydrobiological Society of the Russian Academy of Sciences (PB GBS), on October 6-8, 2014 will hold the regional conference with international participation "Mollusks of the Eastern Asia and Adjacent Seas".

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On October 6–8, 2014, the Russian Far East Malacological Society (RFEMS), jointly with the A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology, Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IMB), the Institute of Biology and Soil Science, FEB RAS (IBSS) and the Primorye Branch of the Hydrobiological Society (PB GBS), will hold a regional conference with international participation. The Organizing Committee informs that more than 40 participants have sent their application forms and abstracts including specialists from Japan, Republic of Korea and Portugal.

The Second Announcement includes information about transfer from the airport, hotels, etc.

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The Russian Far East Malacological Society (RFEMS), jointly with the A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology, Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IMB), the Institute of Biology and Soil Science, FEB RAS (IBSS) and the Primorye Branch of the Hydrobiological Society of the Russian Academy of Sciences (PB GBS), on October 6-8, 2014 will hold the regional conference with international participation "Mollusks of the Eastern Asia and Adjacent Seas".

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The meeting of the members of the Russian Far East Malacological Society held in the conference hall of the Institute of Biology and Soil Science FEB RAS (Vladivostok) on December 25, 2012 approved the report on activity of the RFEMS for 2009-2012.

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18th International Congress of UNITAS MALACOLOGICA (UM) will be held on the main campus of the University of the Azores, at Ponta Delgada, São Miguel, from the 21st till the 28th of July 2013.

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A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology FEB RAS and the Russian Far East Malacological Society published a new book dealing with the molluscan fauna of the Sea of Japan.

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The Eleventh International Congress on Medical and Applied Malacology will be held in Rio de Janeiro - UERJ (State University of Rio de Janeiro), Brazil, from 25th to 29th September 2012. The 11th ICMAM will be a great opportunity for professional, student and amateur malacologists to meet and discuss their research and also to exchange ideas and methodologies. In order to reach these purposes, there will be plenary lectures, oral presentations and a poster session.

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A new book on Vietnam's mollusks was published.

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Members of the Russian Far East Malacological Society regularly publish papers in the Ruthenica (Russian Malacological Journal) and three its members are also members of the Editorial Board of the Ruthenica (Yu.I. Kantor, V.V. Gulbin, K.A. Lutaenko). You can see statistics of regularly visited and often downloaded papers. Here is the reference to the most downloaded and most often downloaded papers published in Ruthenica since 2008.

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18th International Pectinid Workshop.

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Congratulations on the 15th anniversary of the Russian Far East Malacological Society.

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The 15th anniversary of the Russian Far East Malacological Society.

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Program and Abstracts of 10th International Congress on Medical and Applied Malacology.

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Abstract volume is posted on the website of the RFEMS with kind permission of the Korean Malacological Society.

World Congress of Malacology (Phuket, Thailand 18 - 24 July 2010).

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10th International Congress on Medical and Applied Malacology (BUSAN KOREA, 26-29 August 2009).

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