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Dr. Shahin Nawai

Shahin Nawai
Fax: +49 30 889140 - 8868

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


Honorary colleague in the collection Diptera


Systematic and phylogeny of Ceratopogonidae
Medical and veterinary Entomology
Insect morphology

Research projects

Biodiversity of the Ceratopogonidae in Italian Alpine Landscape
Ceratopogonidae of Afghanistan

Publications (selection)

Patricja Dominiaka, Shahin Navai, Robert Sawicki und Ryszard Szadziewski (2015). Forcipomyia altaica REMM, 1972, a boreo-montane biting midge in the Western Palaearctic (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). Polish Journal of Entomology VOL. 84: 249-257. 30 December 2015.

Shahin Navai (1997). A new species of Brachypogon Kieffer from Afghanistan (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae).  Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Washington 18: 184-188.

Shahin Navai (1994). Biting midges of the genus Dasyhelea from Afghanistan, with descriptions of new species (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrrit 41: 357-399.

Willis W. Wirth, Shahin Navai (1978). Terminilogy of some Antennal Sensory Organ of Culicoides Biting Midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). Journal of medical Entomology Vol. 15(1): 43-49.