Ant projects

Research projects

Doctoral Research Focus: Ant communities (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) succession on deciduous forest clear-cuts in the Transylvanian Basin, Romania. Advisor: Professor Dr. László Rákosy (“Babeş-Bolyai” University of Cluj-Napoca), Scientific consultant: Dr. Bálint Markó (“Babeş-Bolyai” University of Cluj-Napoca).

Independent studies:

2014 – on going

  • Copșa Mică – polluted area

2012 – on going

  • Izvoarele Nerei – Nature reserve (Semenic Mountains)

2009 – on going

  • Revison of entomological collections from the Natural History Museum of Sibiu, Romania.

2012 – 2013

  • Urban ants: behaviour, foraging strategies, species success – study case: Sibiu County
  • Ecotone habitat for ants
  • Agricultural habitats vs. ant community structure

2010 – 2011

  • Distribution of Monomorium pharaonis (Hymenoptera: Formicidaein Romania

2009 – 2010

  • The ant fauna from the Rodna Mountains National Park (North-Western Romania)
  • The ant fauna from Arieş River Valley (Apuseni Mountains, Romania)

2007 – 2012

  • The ant fauna of Sibiu County (Transylvania, Romania) (summer 2007 – on going). Field Collection and Laboratory Taxonomic  Identification.

2007 – 2009

  • Comparative analysis of ant community structure from the  surroundings of Sibiu (Romania)


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