The Malacological Society of Japan

The aim of the Society is to promote the study of the Mollusca in Japan and elsewhere. Membership is open to all individuals who are interested in any aspect of molluscan studies. Members receive the journal Venus and the Japanese newsletter Chiribotan, both quarterly, and may submit papers to either.

Annual membership fee: Ordinary members \6,500, student members \3,000 .
For payment, see the membership application form (MS Word).

Any inquiry should be addressed to the head office of the Society :
c/o National Museum of Nature and Science
4-1-1 Amakubo, Tsukuba,
Ibaraki 305-0005, Japan.

Journal archive contents page for members (individual members only)
and input ID and password.
The ID and password are changed every year.

To receive the ID and password, please send your name and e-mail address to:
member (at)