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Dr. Charles Oliver Coleman

Charles Oliver Coleman
Fax: +49 30 889140 - 8868

Museum für Naturkunde
Leibniz-Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung
Invalidenstraße 43
10115 Berlin



Research interests:

  • Taxonomy of Amphipoda (scuds)

  • Functional morphology and anatomy of amphipods

  • Amphipods in amber

  • Scientific illustration techniques

Research projects:

  • Gammaridea of the Antarctic
  • Amphipods in baltic amber
  • Bateidae of Belize
  • Phliantidae of Australia


Coleman, C. O. (2007): Acanthonotozomellidae, Amathillopsidae, Dikwidae, Epimeriidae, Iphimediidae Ochlesidae and Vicmusiidae. Census of Antarctic Marine Life. Synopsis of the Amphipoda of the Southern Ocean. Vol. 2. De Broyer, C (ed.). Bruxelles, Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, pp. 134.

Coleman, C.O.; J.D. Lowry, (2006): Australian Iphimediidae (Crustacea: Amphipoda). Org. Divers. Evol. 6, Electr. Suppl. 9: 1 - 44.

Coleman, C.O.; J.K. Lowry, (2006): Revision of the Ochlesidae sensu stricto, including five new Australian species (Crustacea: Amphipoda). Organism, Diversity & Evolution, Electr. Suppl. 4: 1 - 57.

Coleman, C. O. (2002): The transverse apodeme bridge from the cephalothorax of Amphipoda (Crustacea) and its significance for systematics. J. Nat. Hist. 36: 37-49.

Coleman, C.O. (1994): Comparative anatomy of the alimentary canal of hyperiid amphipods (Crustacea). J. Crust. Biol. 14(2): 346-370.