Insect Systematics

Biodiversity, taxonomy, and phylogenetic relationships of insects are of major importance to researchers today. UN-L has excellent entomology research collections that rank in the top 20 collections in North America. Research includes systematics studies on many diverse taxa but especially beetles.

Dr. Leslie Rault

Dr. Leslie Rault

Research Assistant Professor

Arthropod Vector Physiology
312F Entomology
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Dr. Susan Weller

Dr. Susan Weller


Director, University of Nebraska State Museum
Morrill Hall
645 N. 14th St.
Lincoln, NE 68588-0338
Dr. Brett Ratcliffe

Dr. Brett C. Ratcliffe (Emeritus)

Emeritus Professor

Systematics of Scarabaeidae (Coleoptera)
Department of Entomology
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
W-436 Nebraska Hall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0514