Georgina Rodriguez

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Doctor degree candidate (University of Buenos Aires)

Doctoral scholarship (CONICET)


Research interests

Phylogenetic systematics of Hydrophilidae (Insecta: Coleoptera: Polyphaga) based on the study of the sensory system of larvae: external morphology and ultrastructure, morpho-functional relationships, and distribution patterns of chaetotaxy.


Courses taught

Digital scientific illustration (assistant)


Research articles

1 – Rodriguez, G.; Archangelsky, M. & Torres, P. L. M. (2015) Description of immatures of Berosus decolor Knisch, 1924 (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Berosini), with emphasis on chaetotaxy and morphometry. Zootaxa 3981(4): 577-591.

2 – Archangelsky, M.; Rodriguez, G. & Torres, P. L. M. (2016) Primary chaetotaxy and larval morphometry of Phaenonotum exstriatum and Dactylosternum cacti (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 56(1): 167-193.

3 – Rodriguez, G., Archangelsky, M., Michat, M. C. & Torres, P. L. M. (2018) Comparative analysis of diagnostic and phylogenetic chaetotaxic characters of Berosus Leach and their implications on the relationships of the tribe Berosini (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Zoologischer Anzeiger 277: 203-217.