About this Site
This site is produced and maintained by Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia.
It has been developed in conjunction with the Bugs Alive! exhibition at
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Contacting Museum Victoria
Have you found a mystery bug you would like to have identified? The Discovery Centre can help you identify specimens from south-eastern Australia, using the Museum's collections and curatorial expertise.Please visit the
‘Identification Enquiries’ page for further information. Phone the Discovery Centre 03 8341 7111,
or Visit the Discovery Centre lower ground floor, Melbourne Museum.
Design, development, programming and animations by Museum Victoria Online
Publishing Unit: Sheree Clements Tony Hood Janet Marlow
Veronica Scholes Nicole Stewart Patrick Worsley
Photographers and illustrators as credited throughout the site.
BugCatcher! designed and produced by Museum Victoria Online Publishing Unit
and Nine Lanterns Pty Ltd.
Photography by Museum Victoria: Alan Henderson and John Broomfield.
Research, curatorial advice and exhibition liaison Museum
Victoria: Ken Walker, Senior Curator of Entomology and
Arachnology Nicole Kearney, Assistant Curator Bugs Alive! Live
Exhibits & Bugs Alive! Exhibition Team
Museum Victoria Education: Laura Hulvey Geoff Moore John