Research School in Biosystematics


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    Our ambition is to train a new generation of biosystematists to meet the society’s needs for biodiversity expertise and at the same time to strengthen the research in biosystematics in the Nordic countries. To achieve that, we offer a wide range of both practical and theoretical courses in biosystematics and provide a platform for facilitating teaching and research collaboration between Nordic research institutes.

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Aug. 12, 2018 11:00 AM - Aug. 17, 2018 12:00 PM , Skibotn field station of the University of Tromsø, Storfjord, Troms, North Norway Add to calendar
Aug. 25, 2018 10:00 AM - Aug. 31, 2018 4:00 PM , Biological Station Drøbak, Norway Add to calendar
Sep. 2, 2018 9:00 AM - Sep. 9, 2018 5:00 PM , Station Linné, Öland Add to calendar

The course presents several aspects of insect handling in field and in collections. You will get hands-on experience in collecting, handling, sorting, identifying and preserving of insects. We will broadly cover different taxonomic levels/groups, and provide some opportunities to dive deeper into some of them.

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