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Joseph Vincent McHugh


455 Biological Sciences Building
Department of Entomology
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602-2603

voice: 706-542-3574
fax: 706-542-2279

Other Affiliations


Curator, Collection of Arthropods, Georgia Museum of Natural History
Faculty, Integrated Life Sciences Program, University of Georgia
Editor, Vaurie Monograph Series, The Coleopterists Society, Sheridan Press, Hunt Valley, MD
Co-Editor, Arthropod Systematics and Phylogeny, Dresden, Germany

Faculty Adviser, H.O. Lund Club, University of Georgia (1998-2019)
Chair, Morphology and Systematics Section, Entomological Society of America (2000-2001)
President, The Coleopterists Society (2007-2008)
President, Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society, UGA Chapter (1999-2000)


B.S. Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY (1984). Major: Entomology
M.S. Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs, CT (1987). Major: Evolutionary Biology
Ph.D. Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY (1995). Major: Insect Systematics

Research Areas

Systematics, morphology, and evolution of insects

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Insect Taxonomy (ENTO 8010, 8010L)
Phylogenetics, Systematics and Evolution (ENTO 8050)

From Jacobson G.G., 1905-1915. [The beetles of Russia, West Europe and adjacent countries]. Devrien, St. Petersburg, 1024 pp.]