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Jan-Philip Oeyen

PhD student
Tel: +49 228 9122-351
Fax: +49 228 9122-212
Mail: Janphilipoeyen [at]



Research interests

Jan Philip Oeyen is currently a PhD student in the Insect Genomics research group.

Since his Master of Science studies in the OEP programme at Bonn University he is interested in the Myriapoda. Hi special interest lie in the Scolopendromorpha, especially the giant centipedes of the genus Scolopendra. Jan Philip is one of the few experts worldwide of the pill millipedes (order Glomerida), conducting research on their evolution and phylogeny.


Centre Internationale de Myriapodologie

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