To become a member of the Societas Europaea Lepidopterologica (SEL) please download the SEL application form and return the filled-in form to our Membership Secretary:

Hossein Rajaei, State Museum of Natural History, Rosenstein 1, D-70191 Stuttgart, Germany,
e-mail: hossein.rajaei(at)

The annual subscription shall be paid at the beginning of the year.

The current rates are (as of 2016, see SEL News 56, page 37):

Ordinary members (individuals) — 50.- €
Corporate members (associations) — 65.- €

Membership cannot become effective unless the subscription has been fully paid. New members will then receive the Membership Card.

Payments are requested to the SEL Postbank Account no. 195650507 at Postbank Köln (Bank Code 370 100 50). For transfers to that account from within the EU use the International Bank Account Number (IBAN) DE63 3701 0050 0195 6505 07, and the Bank Identifier Code (BIC) PBNKDEFF.

Residents in Germany may use direct debit for the payment of subscriptions, and are kindly requested to authorize the Treasurer by completing the appropriate section of the membership application form.

Members living outside of Europe, or having difficulties with paying their membership fee via SEPA bank transfer may use PayPal. They should check, however, that the full amount of the membership fee is paid on the PayPal account and that all expenses are paid by the payee. Please add 3 € for Paypal fees and transfer to: paypal(at)

Members without an own PayPal account should ask for a PayPal Invoice, please contact our treasurer Wolfgang Eckweiler in Frankfurt, Germany (e-mail SEL-members(at) Any correspondence concerning subscription payments shall also be addressed to him.

Application for membership | Bulletin de souscription | Aufnahmeantrag