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Welcome to the pages of the ZSM Beetle / Aquatic Insect lab on ZSM Entomology

You might find fotos of recent events here

And our website is → here

Beetle Lab Members

  • Ditta Amran Balke, Project and Collections Management
  • I should count as an associate member a mysterious Brazilian scientist who runs our INDOBIOSYS related activities at ZSM and whose name I shall reveal later...

Associated Researcher


  • Agust Kilmaskossu (State University of Papua, Manokwari, 2015)
  • Dr. Wisrutta Atthakor (xxxxx, Bangkok, Thailand, 30.01.2016-12.03.2016, DFG Initiation of bilateral cooperation grant)


  • Dr. Jesus Gomez-Zurita (Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung, Postdoctoral Fellow) now at
  • Dr. Jiri Skuhrovec (Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung, Postdoctoral Fellow) now at Crop Research Institute, Prague
  • Dr. Oliver Hawlitschek, DFG PhD student (now at ZSM Herpetology) - finished his PhD summa cum laude - excellent! Oli is now in Barcelona.

Jobs / PhD positions

Our Favourite Partner


Species ID page of the month

Computing hints

The Beetle D N A Lab

Here you find protocols, primer sequences and references and basically a guide to sequencing happiness.

And when things go wrong...



Meetings we participate in



Here we provide habitat pictures and all sorts of background on how to collect the beetles we study.

Stammtisch Bayerischer Coleopterologen

These are the pages of the working group of Bavarian Coleopterologists... from here on in German!

Willkommen beim Arbeitskreis der bayerischen Käferfreunde. Klicken Sie hier, um zu unseren Internetseiten zu gelangen: Arbeitskreis der bayerischen Käferfreunde

Lab orders

Bioline: Agnieszka Siekaniec,, Angebotsnummer 2015: AS1501164