Pedro Cardoso

Jose Guadanucci

Ole Gudik-Sørensen

Søren Langemark

Nikolaj Scharff

Jesper B. Schmidt

Tamás Szűts





Curator/Associate Professor

Zoological Museum
Entomology Department
Universitetsparken 15
DK-2100 Copenhagen Ø

Tel: +45 3532 1107
Fax: +45 3532 1010



Research projects:

Revision and phylogeny of the subfamily Gasteracanthinae (Araneidae, Araneae)

The Tree of Life: Phylogeny of Spiders (with 18 other researchers from 14 institutions in 6 countries)

Catalogue of Danish spiders (with 17 other Danish araneologists)

Taxonomic revision and phylogeny of the jumping spider genus Tomocyrba (Salticidae, Araneae)(with Tamas Szuts, Natural History Museum, Hungary)

Higher level phylogenetics of linyphiid spiders based on morphological and molecular evidence (Linyphiidae, Araneae)(with G.Hormiga, George Washington University, Washington D.C., USA and M. Arnedo, University of Barcelona, Spain)

Araneid Phylogeny and Evolution of Spider Silk Phenotypes (with T.A. Blackledge, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, USA and J.W. Wenzel, Ohio State University, Colombus, USA)

Development of a standardized sampling protocol for biodiversity assessement of spiders in Mediterranean habitats (a project carried out by Pedro Cardoso, ZMUC)

The systematics of Australian orb-web spiders of the subfamily Araneinae (Araneae, Araneidae)(with Volker Framenau, Western Australian Museum, Australia)


Link to ZMUC homepage.






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