49th Western Society of Malacologists

82nd American Malacological Society

Annual Meetings

June 12-16, 2016 Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico

The 49th meeting of the Western Society of Malacologists and the 82nd meeting of the American Malacological Society will take place jointly on June 12-16, 2016 at the School of Marine Sciences, Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico.

For additional information please contact Dr. Carlos Figueroa Beltrán – Universidad Autónoma de Baja California (WSM president) and Dr. Ángel Valdés - California State Polytechnic University (AMS president).


The shuttle will depart from SAN Terminal 2 - American Airlines (Arrivals) at 2:00PM, the driver will have a sign saying WSM/AMS Annual Meeting, Ensenada, B.C. The driver can only stop briefly so it is important to be on time.


Members residing in the US who would like to donate items for the Auction and cannot bring them to the conference, please ship them to: Angel Valdes, Department of Biological Sciences, California State Polytechnic University, 3801 W Temple Ave, Pomona, California 91768


Participants presenting posters, please keep in mind that the maximum size allowed is 40 x 30 inches.


The Mexican Government now requires all foreigners entering Mexico must obtain a FMM. The FMM can be purchased at the border when crossing by land or online in this website: https://www.inm.gob.mx/fmme/publico/en/solicitud.html

The printed tourist card (FMM) will need to be officially stamped by an INM official at the border to be valid.