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Staff of the Lepidoptera Section

Scientific staff

Axel Hausmann Dr. Axel Hausmann


Andreas Segerer Dr. Andreas Segerer


Wolfgang SpeidelDr. Wolfgang Speidel

  • Tel.: +49-(0)89-8107 123
  • E-Mail: speidel@zsm.mwn.de
  • Research: Bombyces & Sphinges, Pyraloidea, mainly aquatic Crambidae (Acentropinae), Noctuoidea
  • Publications

Technical staff

Ulf Buchsbaum Ulf Buchsbaum

Mei-Yu Chen

  • Tel.: +49-(0)89-8107 122
  • Preparation, computer based inventory of the collection, curation of the collection.

Research associates

Gottfried Behounek

  • Sudetenstrasse 6
  • 85567 Grafing bei München, Germany
  • Tel.: +49(0)89-08092-857892
  • Research: Noctuidae, in particular Noctuidae of Southeast Asia and South America.
  • Board member of the "Münchner Entomologische Gesellschaft e.V.".
  • Publications
  • Patronyms

Nadine Bernhard

  • Mülhauserstr. 13
  • 81796 München, Germany
  • Research: Snout moths (Pyraloidea) of Greece

Dr. Ronald Brechlin

  • Friedberg 20
  • 17309 Pasewalk, Germany
  • Research: Saturniidae and Sphingidae world-wide

Dr. Ulf Eitschberger

  • Humboldtstr. 13A
  • 95168 Marktleuthen, Germany
  • Tel.: +49-(0)9285-480
  • Fax: +49-(0)9285-8238
  • Research: butterflies, Bombyces & Sphinges, in particular Sphingidae, world-wide.

Klaus-D. GottschaldtDr. Klaus-D. Gottschaldt

  • Feichtholzweg 19
  • 82205 Gilching, Germany
  • Research interests: Macrolepidoptera, faunistics, taxonomy, Australia
  • Publications

Thomas Greifenstein

  • Am Hang 2
  • 85276 Pfaffenhofen/Streitdorf, Germany
  • Research: Bombyces of South America, Mimallonidae, Apatelodidae
  • Chairman of the Thomas Witt Foundation

Josef Grieshuber in Xingjiang 2006Josef Grieshuber

  • Singham 42
  • 94086 Bad Griesbach, Germany
  • Tel.: +49 (08532) 923444
  • Research interests: Taxonomy and faunistics of the genus Colias (Lepidoptera, Pieridae), from 1993 focussing on the Palaearctic region.
  • Publications
  • Patronyms

tgDr. Theo Grünewald

  • Klötzlmüllerstr. 202
  • 84034 Landshut, Germany
  • Tel.: (0871) 68839
  • Research: Lepidoptera of Europe, focus on Microlepidoptera

Hermann H. Hacker Hermann H. Hacker

  • Kilianstrasse 10
  • 96231 Staffelstein, Germany
  • Tel.: +49-(0)9573-6972
  • Fax: +49-(0)09573-6809
  • Research: faunistics of Bavaria, later also taxonomy and faunistics of Noctuidae:
  • from 1982 mainly Near and Middle East,
  • from 1988 Himalayas, India,
  • from 1996 Arabic peninsula, Yemen,
  • preferably inventories of certain geographic or zoogeographic regions or genus revision. Area of interest: world-wide with exception of the Neotropical region.
  • Second focus of interest is faunistics of Bavaria, among other mapping of Lepidoptera of 150 Bavarian nature conservation areas (state forests) (publication in prep.).
  • Publications
  • Patronyms
  • Esperiana

ahAlfred Haslberger

  • Waschau 14
  • 83317 Teisendorf, Germany
  • Tel.: (08666) 7396
  • Research: Lepidoptera of Bavaria, focus on Microlepidoptera
  • Publications

Richard Heindel

  • An der Lindengewanne 16
  • 89312 Günzburg, Germany
  • Tel. (08221) 4785
  • Research: Microlepidoptera of Bavaria

Norbert KeilNorbert Keil

  • Joseph-Effner- Str. 28
  • 85221, Dachau, Deutschland
  • Tel. (08131) 86206
  • Research interest: Western Palaearctic Lepidoptera

Dr. Sonja Knölke

  • PhD thesis: A revision of the European representatives of the microlepidopteran genus Dioryctria Zeller, 1846 (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Phycitinae)
  • Publications

Slawek Kuczkowski

  • University of Wroclaw
  • Pl. Uniwersytecki 1
  • 50-137 Wrocław
  • Poland
  • E-Mail: bugy@konto.pl
  • Research: Bombyces & Sphinges, Geometridae, web presentations and databases.

Peter Lichtmannecker

  • Nirschlkofener Str. 8
  • 84166 Adlkofen, Deutschland
  • Tel.: (08707) 8722
  • Research: Lepidoptera of Bavaria, focus on Microlepidoptera

Gertraud and Hans Löbel near Ayers Rock in Australia Dr. Hans Löbel

  • Wilhelm Külz Str.11
  • 99706 Sondershausen
  • Germany
  • Research: Geometridae, Australia

Michael A. Miller

Michael A. Miller

 

Dr. Günter Müller

Haifa, Israel

Research: Lepidoptera, Levant, Africa

 

Michael OchseDr. Michael Ochse

Research: Faunistics und taxonomy of Geometridae of the Afrotropic and Nearctic region, faunistics and ecology of Geometridae of the Palaearctic region, local faunistics: Lepidoptera in Rhineland - Palatinate and Lower Franconia

 

Olga Schmidt Dipl.-Biol. Olga Schmidt

Manfred Sommerer

  • Research: Geometridae, mainly Geometridae of Southeast Asia.

Rudolf Tannert

  • Josef-Simon-Str. 52
  • 90473 Nürnberg, Germany
  • Tel.: (0911) 805030
  • Research: Lepidoptera of Europe, Microlepidoptera of Bavaria

Eric van SchayckEric van Schayck

  • Heinrich-Fischer-Str. 49
  • 58300, Wetter/Ruhr, Deutschland
  • Research interest: Saturniidae

Ludwig Weigert

  • Gamelbertstr. 2
  • 94526 Metten, Germany
  • Tel.: (09 91) 7891
  • Research: Noctuidae

Eckhard WierigEckhard Wierig

  • Veilchenweg 101
  • 82024 Taufkirchen b. München
  • E-Mail: eckhard.wierig@t-online.de
  • Research: butterflies, Bombyces & Sphinges, preparations

Thomas Witt

  • Tengstrasse 33
  • 80796 München
  • Research: Bombyces & Sphinges, world-wide
  • see Sammlung Witt (in German)

Dr. Herbert Beck

  • Max Planck Str. 17
  • 55124 Mainz

Former staff members

(with time period of employment)

  • Dr. Kurt v. Rosen (1915 - 1945)
  • Dr. Walter Forster (1939 - 1975)
  • Josef Wolfsberger (1943 - 1980)
  • Franz Daniel (1945 - 1963)
  • Leo Sheljuzhko (1946 - 1969)
  • Dr. Nikolaus Obraztsov (1946 - 1951)
  • Dr. Klaus Sattler (1963 - 1966)
  • Dr. Wolfgang Dierl (1966 - 1996)
  • Erwin Lehmann (1968 - 1996)