The Leibniz Institute for the Analysis of Biodiversity Change

is a research museum of the Leibniz Association

Björn Rulik

Collection Manager
Coordinator Taxonomy GBOL
Tel: +49 228 9122-373
Fax: +49 228 9122-295
Mail: b.rulik [at]



Research interests

  • Taxonomy, systematics and phylogeny of lower Diptera (“Nematocera”), with particular interest on "fungus gnats"
  • Biology and ecology of "fungus gnats" (Sciaroidea)
  • Plant-Insect Interaction
  • DNA taxonomy


AK Diptera, Deutsche Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie, Naturschutzbund Deutschland (NABU)

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