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Folder Mobile protected natural specimens

Areas that are significant for their geological and paleontological heritage, as well as biological documents of significant scientific, educational and cultural importance, may be protected as mobile protected natural specimens.

Mobile protected natural specimens may include the following:

1)      all specimens of holotypes, syntypes and genotypes of fossils, as well as typical kinds of fossils;

2)      all individual minerals and/or crystals and mineral druses within a bed;

3)      all holotypes and syntypes of fossils, typical kinds of fossils of individual minerals and crystals;

4)      mycological, botanical and zoological collections, as well as individual conserved preparations of organic species, their holotypes and syntypes.


It is prohibited to collect and/or destroy mobile natural specimens, or destroy or damage their contents.