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Dmitriev, Dmitry A

Associate Scientist, Bioinformation/Entomology

Address and Contact Information

383 Nat Res Bldg
1816 S. Oak St.
Champaign, IL  61820
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Academic Interests

Systematics, cybertaxonomy, comparative morphology of leafhoppers (Hemiptera).

Research Biography

Research Interests

Conduct research on systematics, biodiversity, comparative morphology, and zoogeography of Auchenorrhyncha (Hemiptera) and related insects. Revisionary study of the tribes Erythroneurini and Empoascini of the New World. Cybertaxonomy: development of web applications for taxonomic research. Phylogenetic analysis. Research on comparative morphology of leafhopper nymphs and adults.

Honors and Awards

Outstanding New Staff Member Award (Illinois Natural History Survey, USA, 2006).

Professional Affiliations

Russian Entomological Society (a member since 1998, since 2002 a member of the executive board and an assistant secretary)

Entomological Society of America (a member since 2006)

International Society for Computational Biology (a member since 2008)

Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) (institutional member since 2009).

Selected Service Activities

Russian Entomological Society:a member of the executive committee and an assistant secretary since 2002.

Selected Publications

Dmitriev, D.A., 2002. General morphology of leafhopper nymphs of the subfamily Deltocephalinae (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae). Acta Entomol. Slovenica. Vol. 10, part. 1. P. 65-82.

Dmitriev, D.A., Dietrich, C.H., 2008. Rapid taxonomic revisions using Internet-integrated relational databases: an example using Erythroneura (sensu lato). Bull. Insectology. Vol. 61, part 1. P. 113-114.

Dmitriev, D.A., Rakitov, R.A., 2008. Decoding of superimposed traces produced by direct sequencing of heterozygous indels. PLoS Comput. Biol. Vol. 4, part 7, art. e1000113. P. 1-10, suppl. 5. (doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000113).

Dmitriev, D.A., Dietrich, C.H., 2009. Review of the species of New World Erythroneurini (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Typhlocybinae). III. Genus Erythridula. Bull. Illinois Natur. Hist. Surv. Vol. 38, art. 6. P. I-IV, 215-334.

Dmitriev, D.A., 2010. Homologies of the head of membracoidea based on nymphal morphology with notes on other groups of Auchenorrhyncha (Hemiptera). European J. Entomol. Vol. 107. P. 597-613.


PhD, Entomology, Russian Academy of Science, 2001
M.S., Zoology, Voronezh State University (Russia), 1997
B.S., Biology, Voronezh State University (Russia), 1995

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