Dr. Andrei Sourakov

Andrei Sourakov profileCollections Coordinator
McGuire Center for Lepidoptera & Biodiversity
Florida Museum of Natural History
3215 Hull Road
Gainesville, FL 32611-2710
Email: asourakov@flmnh.ufl.edu

Ph. D. (1997) in Entomology, UF

Select Recent Publications:

Most cited (50 citations): Lukhtanov V. A., A. Sourakov, E. V. Zakharov, and P. D. N. Hebert, 2009. DNA barcoding Central Asian butterflies: Increasing geographical dimension does not reduce the success of species identification. Molecular Ecology Resources. 9: 1302-1310. doi: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2009.02577.x


“Insects and Plants”  IDH2930 or ENY4905  Offered again Fall 2017; Past Course Syllabus -PDF

Individual Studies in Entomology” (contact me if interested)

Recent Curatorial Activities:

Digitization of Irving Finkelstein Collection

Accessioning Ronald Flaspohler collection

Processing and integrating into McGuire collection moth samples from around the world (over 200,000 specimens in the last 6 years)




 Featured in Florida Museum’s Science Stories:


Curriculum Vitae and List of Publications – PDF