Interested in joining the society? New members are welcome! To become a member of the SES, please contact the treasurer, Mme Choffat-L'Eplattenier (address below).
Members: CHF 60
Student members: CHF 30 (for a maximum for three years)
Intitutional membership: on request
Members living outside of Switzerland: an additional CHF 15 will be charged to those who wish to receive a printed copy of
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Every other year, the Prix Moulines may be given in recognition of outstanding entomological publications and is awarded at the annual meeting of the Swiss Entomological Society (entomo.ch) The total prize money amounts to CHF 2'000. Only publications dealing with biogeography, ecology or systematics of Swiss entomological fauna are considered. Furthermore, at least one author per paper/book must be a member of the SES and publications must be published in the two years preceding the year of the award. Finally, please ensure that all authors provide written confirmation that they agree with the submission for consideration for the Prix Moulines.
The next Prix Moulines will be awarded at the entomo.ch 2023 for works published in 2021 or 2022. Please submit your publication as a PDF (or as 4 printed copies) to the of the SES by January 31, 2023.
The winner this year is Rudolf Bryner, whose publication "Adelidae (Lepidoptera) - Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Biologie und Bestimmungshilfe für die europäischen Arten.» (2020, Contributions to Natural History, 38: 1-475) was selected from a field of strong competitors.
The winner this year is Dr. Beat Wermelinger, whose book "Insekten im Wald: Vielfalt, Funktionen und Bedeutung" (2017, Haupt Verlag, Bern) was selected from a field of strong competitors.Image: Thomas Reich
The SES offers small grants to members of the society to meet costs for excursions or traveling. Application for support in a particular calendar year should be submitted to the of the SES until October 1 of the previous year. Interested persons should contact the president concerning details of the application.