Head of LITS

ico-list doc. Mgr. Pavel Drozd, Ph.D.

  • specialization: Insect biodiversity, evolution of asexual organisms, biostatistics
  • e-mail: pavel.drozd@osu.cz
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Research scientists

ico-list doc. RNDr. Aleš Dolný, Ph.D.

  • e-mail: ales.dolny@osu.cz

ico-list doc. RNDr. Petr Kočárek, Ph.D.

  • specialization: Phylogeny, taxonomy and biology of earwigs (Dermaptera), foraging biology and acoustic and vibratory communication of Orthoptera
  • e-mail: petr.kocarek@osu.cz
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ico-houbaico-list doc. RNDr. Jan Ševčík, Ph.D.

  • specialization: Phylogeny, taxonomy, ecology and zoogeography of mycophagous Diptera
  • e-mail: jan.sevcik@osu.cz
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ico-list Mgr. Jan Šipoš, Ph.D.

  • specialization: Trophic interactions betveen plants, herbivores and their predators; biostatistics
  • e-mail: jan.sipos@osu.cz
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PhD students

ico-list Mgr. Nela Kotásková

  • specialization: Abundance and diversity of leaf-chewing insects along vertical gradient of temperate floodplain forest
  • e-mail: nela.kotaskova@gmail.com

ico-list Mgr. Kateřina Kuřavová

  • specialization: Foraging biology and preference of pygmy grasshoppers (Orthoptera: Tetrigidae)
  • e-mail: kuravova.katerina@seznam.cz
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ico-list Mgr. Markéta Kirstová

  • specialization: ekologie, taxonomie a fylogeneze škvorů (Dermaptera)
  • e-mail: m.kirstová@seznam.cz
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ico-list ico-houba Mgr. Michal Mantič

  • specialization: Molecular phylogeny and taxonomy of families Diadocidiidae, Ditomyiidae and Keroplatidae (Diptera); host specialization of mycophagous insect (Coleoptera, Diptera)
  • e-mail: michal.mantic@gmail.com
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ico-list Mgr. David Musiolek

  • specialization: Ecology and etology of pygmy grasshoppers (Orthoptera: Tetrigidae) and experimental design in ecological studies
  • e-mail: musiolekdavid@seznam.cz
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ico-list Mgr. Oto Kaláb

  • specialization: Distribution, ecology and protection of Orthoptera; GIS in biology, maps, spatial analysis
  • e-mail: kalab.oto@gmail.com
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ico-list Mgr. Petr Pyszko

  • specialization: Host specificity of bryophagous insect
  • e-mail: pyszko.petr@gmail.com
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ico-list Mgr. Martin Šigut

  • specialization: Vertical stratification and host specialization of parasitoids, DNA barcoding and metagenomics of herbivorous insect
  • e-mail: marton.sigut@gmail.com
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ico-list ico-houba Mgr. David Kaspřák

  • specialization: molecular phylogeny and taxonomy of family Sciaroidea (Diptera)
  • e-mail: davidkasprak@gmail.com
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ico-list Mgr. Ondřej Dorňák

  • specialization: Duration of living bait exposure as a factor of predation rate on herbivorous insects
  • e-mail: OndraDor@gmail.com

ico-houba Mgr. Nikola Burdíková

  • specialization: Systematics and biology of Central European species of the family Bolitophilidae (Diptera)
  • e-mail: Burdikova@seznam.cz

ico-list Mgr. Hana Platková

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ico-list Mgr. Denisa Višňovská

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Master students

ico-list Bc. Denisa Bazsóova

  • specialization: Beta diversity of gall-forming insects of temperate forest ecosystem
  • e-mail: denisa.bazsoova@gmail.com

ico-listico-houba Bc. Tomáš Sikora

  • specialization: Molecular phylogeny of family Cecodomyiidae
  • e-mail: sikothomas@gmail.com

Bachelor students

ico-list Alena Dvořáčková

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ico-list Magdaléna Hoňková

  • zaměření:
  • e-mail: magdicka.honkova@seznam.cz

ico-list Michaela Drgová

  • zaměření:
  • e-mail: misadrgova@gmail.com

ico-list Miroslav Pazlar

  • zaměření: biological diversity of insects in Europe and its conservation
  • e-mail: 1.dracoo@seznam.cz

ico-list Kristýna Pavlíková

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  • e-mail: pavlikova.kristyna@email.cz



Mgr. Tereza Ševčíková, Ph.D.

  • Life Science Research Centre Ostrava
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