Kocak, Ahmet Ömer
Professor of Zoology, Dr. Sci.,
Founder and owner of the Centre for Entomological Studies, Ankara (CESA), Editor of the international serials Priamus, Priamus Supplement Miscellaneous Papers, Memoirs. Cesa News Iconographia Insectorum (Series A-D)
Present Official Address:
Ecology, fauna, distribution, zoogeography, check-list, taxonomy, nomenclature and morphology of Insecta (esp. Lepidoptera, Orthoptera, Homoptera, Neuroptera) of the Old World (especially the countries in Europe, Middle East, Central Asia, South East Asia, Philippines, East Africa (Ethiopia) and South Africa. See also Palaearctic Region; Nearctic Region; Afrotropical Region; Neotropical Region; Orientalic Region; Australic Region
Private Expeditions in Turkey and Abroad:
Numerous expeditions in Turkey between the years of 1966 and 2010.
In abroad: Balkan states (Macedonia, Serbia, Bosna-Herzegowina, Croatia, Slovenia, Bulgaria) between the years of 1978 and 1990; Austria, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and France between 1978 and 1979; Pakistan in 1987; Northern Cyprus in 1989; North Iran and Turkmenistan, Macedonia in 1994; Ethiopia in 1996 (two times); The Philippines in 1996, Kazachstan and Kyrgyzistan in 1999 and 2000; South Africa (Soutpansberg) in 2003 and 2004 (four times); Uighur A.R. (China); Thailand (Chiang Mai) in 2005 and 2006 (three times).
Databank of the Cesa
Database Programs on the fauna, ecology and distribution of the Lepidoptera of the World * Database program on the Bibliography of the Lepidoptera of the Old World * Database program on the geography of the Lepidoptera of the Old World * Database program on the checklists of the Lepidoptera of the Old World * Studies on the Lepidoptera Fauna of the Soutpansberg Mountains (South Africa) * Studies on the Lepidoptera Fauna of the Ethiopia * Studies on the Lepidoptera Fauna of the Pakistan * Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the Uighur A.R. * Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Iran * Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Afghanistan * Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Turkey * Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the Transvaal (South Africa) * Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the Middle East Countries, and so on.
Updated October 24th 2010