Legal notice, copyright and disclaimer

Provider responsible as defined in §5 TMG (Broadcast Media Act):
Centre International de Myriapodologie - International Society of Myriapodology
Contact: President of Centre International de Myriapodologie Peter Decker (GER)

Data Protection

The protection of personal data is very important to the Centre International de Myriapodologie. Therefore, the Centre International de Myriapodologie collects and processes your data on this website exclusively in accordance with the European provisions of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) in conjunction with the new Federal Data Protection (BDSG-neu) and the Telemedia Act (TMG) for the Centre International de Myriapodologie’s association-related purposes. The Centre International de Myriapodologie therefore only collects, uses, and passes on personal data if this is permitted by law, or if you give your express consent for the data collection.

Legal Basis for the Processing of Data according to the GDPR

The obtaining of consent is regulated by Article 6, Paragraph 1 a and Article 7 of the GDPR; the legal basis for the processing in order to conduct contractual measures and for the reply to inquiries is 6, Paragraph 1 b of the GDPR. The processing for the fulfilment of legal obligations occurs in accordance with Article 6, Paragraph 1 c of the GDPR. The legal basis for the processing to safeguard Centre International de Myriapodologie‘s legitimate interests is Article 6, Paragraph 1 f of the GDPR. In the event that the essential interests of the affected person or another natural person require the processing of personal data, Article 6, Paragraph 1 d of the GDPR applies.

Consent and Right to Objection

You can informally object to the use of your data at any time. Under certain conditions according to Article 15 et seq. of the GDPR, you further have the right to information, correction, blocking, and deletion of the data stored by us. For this purpose, please contact us via e-mail at E-Mail

Personal Data

Personal data involve all information regarding your personal or factual circumstances that can be used to identify a person. This includes information such as your name, mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail address. Information that cannot be directly associated with your true identity (e.g., length of visit to a website or number of website users that cannot be associated with your IP address) do not fall in this category. Moreover, transmitted personal data will not be passed on to third parties, unless this is urgently required by law. They are deleted upon conclusion of the business process and expiry of the legal retention requirements, in accordance with the statutory provisions.

Server Logfiles/Access Data

Access to the websites of this internet presence is logged in accordance with Article 6, Paragraph 1 f of the GDPR in conjunction with the BDSG-neu. This includes: name of the website, file name, date and time of access, transmitted data volume, browser type, the user’s operating system, referrer URL, and IP address. The data are analyzed for statistical purposes and to improve the content offer. They are deleted at regular intervals of 90 days. The provisions of the TMG apply.

Terms of use

By accessing the pages of the Centre International de Myriapodologie website you hereby agree to the following terms of use. If you do not agree to these terms, you may not access these pages. The content of this site is provided “as is”. This means that unless statutory provisions rule otherwise, no guarantee is furnished (either expressly or implied) as to the accuracy, reliability or content of individual pages. Centre International de Myriapodologie assumes no liability for damages that are incurred in connection with any use of its websites. If advice or recommendations are provided, these constitute non-binding information (§ 675 para. 2 BGB). Centre International de Myriapodologie reserves the right to revise the pages at any time or remove them from the network. Any illustrations, charts, tables and texts on Centre International de Myriapodologie pages are copyright-protected. You are not permitted to copy, distribute, alter or otherwise use them, even as extracts and require prior written approval by the Centre International de Myriapodologie. Centre International de Myriapodologie assumes no responsibility or liability for content produced or published by third parties, to which a link refers from Centre International de Myriapodologie’s pages, unless the Centre International de Myriapodologie makes this content explicitly its own.

Liability for links

This site includes links to external websites of third parties, over whose content we have no control. Thus, we cannot assume any liability for this external content. The provider or operator of those sites is always responsible for the content on linked pages.

Data Protection Notice According to § 13 of the TMG

According to the provisions of the TMG, we point out that all personal data transmitted to us via this website will not be processed and stored beyond the time period required for the service provision, and not to an extent that exceeds the data volume essentially necessary for the service provision.


All content, images or charts are copyright-protected and may only be used with the written approval of the respective copyright owner.

The Centre International de Myriapodologie pages were designed by:

Peter Decker, Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz, Am Museum 1, 02826 Görlitz, Germany


The use of contact data published in the context of the obligation to provide an imprint by third parties for the mailing of unsolicited advertisements and information materials is hereby expressly prohibited. The operator of the websites expressly reserve the right to take legal action in case of the unsolicited mailing of advertising information, e.g., by means of spam e-mails.