Section Ichthyology

  • Scientific staff

    Dr. Ulrich Schliewen

    • Head of Section
    • Tel: +49 (0)89 8107-110
    • E-Mail:
    • Research: Freshwater fishes of West- and Central Africa and of the Indonesian Island of Sulawesi: Systematics, phylogeny, biogeography, diversity und speciation. Diversity of Bavarian fishes
  • Technical assistants

    Dipl.-Biol. Dirk Neumann

    • Tel: +49 (0)89 8107-111
    • E-Mail:
    • Research: Collection Management. Type catalogue. Diversity of Bavarian fishes. African and South American cichlids

    Adrian Engel

  • Students

    Christina Flammensbeck

    Frederic D. B. Schedel

    Juliane D. Weiss

    Nadine Usimesa Wingi

  • Research associates

    Jakob Geck

    • Research: Aquarium Management

    Barbara Knauer

    • Literaturverwaltung

    Jürgen Pollerspöck

    • Research: Haie und Rochen