Invertebrate systematics research

Our research seeks to emphasise the systematics of insects and other land invertebrates using morphological and molecular approaches.

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The specific groups we cover include, Phasmatodea (stick insects), Coleoptera (beetles), Hymenoptera (parasitoids), Acari (mites), Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies).

We are also investigating biogeography, phylogeography, and speciation in land invertebrates.

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