“Changing species in enduring niches: evolutionary stories from Lake Baikal (Siberia, Russia)"
By: Prof Dr Dmitri SHERBAKOV
|Event location||Small Auditorium Rue Vautier 29, 1000 Brussels|
|Host||Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences|
For more information on Lake Baikal, see : http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/754
Prof Sherbakov is a pioneer in molecular studies of endemic animal radiations in Lake Baikal. He has published on phylogenies of several Baikal endemics, including amphipods, snails, cottoid fish, and others. He has been collaborating with scientists form the Royal Belgian Institute of natural Sciences since about 25 years and is an expert in ancient lake speciation.
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