Christoph Benisch


Avid hobby coleopterist, webmaster of kerbtier.de

Born 1971, first steps in coleopterology in 1988, launched the website kerbtier.de in 2007. kerbtier.de covers the beetle fauna of Germany with photos of more than 2,500 species, has search and comparison functions, records of notable species and more. Since April 2012 kerbtier.de offers an ID forum, where users can upload their beetle photos and get them identified by a team of experts (if determination is possible by photo). Distribution maps and phenograms (including data from submitted inquiries) are available to all users of kerbtier.de.