Dr. Torbjörn Kronestedt
Senior Curator

Department of Entomology, Swedish Museum of Natural History, P.O.Box 50007, SE-104 05 STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN

Phone: +46 8 5195 4260 --- Fax: +46 8 5195 4099

List of publications  -  Arachnology-page  -  Checklist of Spiders in Sweden
Speciality Araneae, particularly Lycosidae.
Education Fil.lic. from the Department of Zoology, University of Stockholm, 1974.
Professional status Curator at the Swedish Museum of Natural History 1970-1979. Senior curator since 1979.
Research interest Taxonomy, ecology and behaviour of spiders (Araneae), with special emphasis on wolf spiders (Lycosidae). Biodiversity of spiders in Scandinavia.
Current research Revision of species within different genera of wolf spiders (Lycosidae) and jumping spiders (Salticidae). Preparation of a check-list on the Swedish spider fauna.
Field experience Kenya and Tanzania 1971-72, Sri Lanka 1974, Kenya 1975.

Last updated February 13 2001