English-language version of the legal notice below is a free
translation of the original French text. It is not the governing
version. In the event of a conflict of interpretation, reference must
be made to the French version, which governs as mentioned.
Designation : “North-West
Africa Grasshoppers and Locusts” website.
Address : MNHN, UMR 7205 CNRS
45 rue Buffon (Entomologie), CP50, 75005 Paris.
Conception and realization : A.
Louveaux, C. Amédégnato, L. Desutter-Grandcolas, S. Poulain are
co-authors of this website hosted by the Muséeum national d'Histoire
naturelle hereafter called “MNHN”. The purpose of this institutionale
website is to provide identification on Orthopters using both software
and a photographic knowledge base compiled from specimens
identified, photographed and deposited in the collections of the MNHN.
Editor : MNHN Paris – Public
Institution of science whose aim is cultural and professional (EPSCP).
Hosting : MNHN - 57 rue Cuvier
- 75005 Paris-FRANCE
Division des systèmes d'information, Gestion des collections. Pavillon
Chevreul, 57 rue Cuvier - 75005 Paris-FRANCE
Photographic credits : unless
otherwise stated, the photographs hosted on this website are the
property of the MNHN.
This site is owned by the MNHN.
The aim of the website, whose URL is http://acrinwafrica.mnhn.fr. is to
make identification of insects Orthoptera freely available to the
The user acknowledges having read these terms and conditions and agrees
to abide them. He acknowledges having verified that the computer he
uses does not contain any virus or any other "malicious software" and
is in perfect working condition. The user is solely responsible for the
selection, use and interpretation of data he consults.
The website owner makes every effort to provide users with information
and / or tools available and verified but may not be held responsible
for errors, or emissions in the information disseminated or technical
problems encountered on the Site, or any interpretation of the
information published on these sites, or the consequences of their use,
lack of availability of information and / or viruses or "malicious
software" on its website.
The user is informed that during his visits on the website, a cookie
may be installed on its browser.
The site and its contents (software, databases, text, images,...), are
covered by the provisions of the Code of intellectual property. The
texts published on this website and the images of the database (images,
curves) can be reproduced and distributed by any means whatsoever for a
private use or educational / instructional purpose is abiding the three
- Free distribution.
- Respect the integrity of the documents reproduced: no modifications
or alterations of any kind.
- Clear, legible with explicit quotation of the source, authors, MNHN
and the URL of the website as follows: http://acrinwafrica.mnhn.fr. and
mention that the rights of reproduction are reserved and limited: in
the following terms : "This document comes from the website of the
Museum of scientists"
Reproduction rights are reserved and strictly limited ". The address of
the website of the MNHN in Paris must appear in the reference. Out of
permitted uses, any reproduction, use, disposal or modification, by any
means whatsoever, of all or part of the site without the prior
permission of the publisher of the website is strictly prohibited. Any
reproduction for commercial, public or editorial purpose is strictly
Violation of any of these rights of use is a copyright infringement
liable to prosecution and punishable under Articles L.335-2 et seq of
the code of intellectual property and urges as such, the civil and
criminal liability of its author.
Notification procedure :
Despite the care taken in creating this website, the MNHN does not
guarantee that the content is free of defect, error or omission.
For any comments on how the site works and / or any omissions, errors
or corrections, please contact the authors usingt the following
A. Louveaux: "alouveaux!AT!gmail.fr " and L. Desutter-Grandcolas: "
Changing the legal notice :
The MNHN, owner and operator of the site, reserves the right to modify
or rectify this notice at any time. The user therefore undertakes to
consult it regularly.
Governing Law :
In case of dispute, the French law applies. The exclusive jurisdiction
is given to the competent courts of Paris (France).