Current Projects


 For the entire career working on various aspects of taxonomy, systematics, comparative morphology including immature stages, ecology and biology of herbivores, especially weevils. Larval trophic ecology, requirements and preferences for different plant parts (root, stem, leaves, flower, seed) by adults and larvae, temperature dependent development and host-predators relationship were in focus. Author of 34 original scientific papers.


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Dr. Jiri Skuhrovec
Function of Invertebrate and Plant Biodiversity in Agrosystems
Crop Research Institute
Drnovska 507
161 06 Praha 6 - Ruzyne