Access to the collections

Visits and loans

For information on access to the Entomology Departments Diptera collections please contact the relevant curator. Select their name to send an email.

Online collection

A major project is underway to make the entire Entomology Department collection database available online. 

Entomology collection database

The database is not yet complete. If you cannot find what you are looking for please contact the relevant curatorial staff:

Erica McAlister, Collections Manager
General enquiries on Diptera collection and Brachycera Orthorrhapha

Nigel Wyatt, Curator
Curator of Brachycera (Cyclorrhapha)

Duncan Sivell, Curator
Curator of Nematocera

Contact us

Insects Division
Natural History Museum

Cromwell Road
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7942 5000