The Blattodea Culture Group's Panel of Experts

Listed below are the contact details of most of the World's currently active cockroach taxonomists. All have kindly agreed to help identify cockroaches in their area of expertise for BCG members. If you would like to get a cockroach identified then please e-mail or write to the relevant taxonomist first before sending any specimens.

Dr Leonid N. Anisyutkin
Zoological Institute
Russian Academy of Sciences
Universitetskaya nab.1
St. Petersburg 199034
RUSSIA
E-mail: orthopt@zin.ru or cranopygia@pochta.ru
Specialities: South-East Asian Epilamprinae.

Dr George W. Beccaloni
Curator of Orthopteroidea
Entomology Department
The Natural History Museum
Cromwell Road
South Kensington
London SW7 5BD
U.K.
E-mail: g.beccaloni@nhm.ac.uk
Specialities: Madagascan cockroaches, especially hissing cockroaches (tribe Gromphadorhini).

Prof. Dr. Horst Bohn
Zoologische Staatssammlung Muenchen
Muenchhausenstrasse 21
D - 81247 Munich
GERMANY
E-mail: bohn@zi.biologie.uni-muenchen.de
Specialities: Ectobiinae.

Mr Ingo Fritzsche
Unter den Linden 8
38855 Wernigerode OT Silstedt
GERMANY
ARTHROPODA@t-online.de

Specialities: Latin American Hormetica and Lucihormetica.

 

Dr Esteban Gutiérrez
Museo Nacional de Historia Natural
Obispo No. 61
esquina Oficios
Plaza de Armas
La Habana Vieja 10100
Ciudad de La Habana
CUBA
E-mail: cocuyo@mnhnc.inf.cu
Specialities: Caribbean and Latin American Blattidae (especially Eurycotis) and the blaberid genus Byrsotria.

Mr Carlo Gilbert Sormani Hernández
Instituto de Ecología A.C.
Departamento de Biologí­a de Suelos
Km 2.5 Carretera Antí­gua Coatepec
A.P. 63. Xalapa 91070
Veracruz
MEXICO
E-mail: sormanihc@yahoo.com.mx
Specialities: Central American cockroaches.

Mr Darren J. Mann
Curatorial Officer
Hope Entomological Collections
Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Parks Road
Oxford OX1 3PW
U.K.
E-mail: darren.mann@oum.ox.ac.uk
Specialities: World Blattidae, Southern African cockroaches and pest cockroaches.

Mr James Walker
NAQS Scientific Manager
Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service
PO Box 96
Cairns International Airport
Queensland 4870
AUSTRALIA
E-mail: james.walker@aqis.gov.au
Specialities: Australian cockroaches, especially Blattidae and Blaberidae.

Dr Oliver Zompro
Max-Planck-Institute of Evolutionary Biology
August-Thienemann-Straÿe 2
24306 Plön
GERMANY
E-mail: o.zompro@sungaya.de
Specialities: Lucihormetica and pest cockroaches; cockroaches in Baltic amber.

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