George Beccaloni

Cockroach specialist

My info

Full name
George Beccaloni
Username
megaloblatta
I am
a professional scientist
Curator level
Full Curator

Activity

9 objects curated
3 taxa curated
0 images set as exemplar
0 articles selected for Overview
0 preferred classifications selected

0 common names added
0 common names removed
0 common names curated

2 taxa commented
6 comments submitted
1 article added
0 data records added

Curator qualifications

Credentials
I am the curator of orthopteroid insects at the Natural History Museum, London, and am the author of the Blattodea Species File Online - from which eol obtained all its taxonomic names for Blattodea! I am also the creator of the Global Lepidoptera Names Index (LepIndex) database, from which eol obtained many of the Lepidoptera names which it has (via the Catalogue of Life). I am author of many peer-reviewed publications, including 5 books and am a Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society and the Linnean Society. My online cv can be viewed here:- http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/staff-directory/entomology/cv-3534.html
Curation scope
Blattodea