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Stefano Turillazzi Edit Profile

educator , zoologist

Stefano Turillazzi, Italian zoologist, educator. Recipient Premio del Ministro per i Beni Culturali e Ambientali award, Academy Nazionale dei Lincei, 2001. Member of Italian National Academy.Entomology, Academy Nazionale dei Lincei (correspondent member since 2002).

Background

Turillazzi, Stefano was born on April 12, 1950 in Italy.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Firenze, 1973.

Career

Professor University di Firenze, since 1990. President Mass Spectrometry Center University Florence, 1999—2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in mechanisms and evolution of sociality and parasitism in social insects. Research in chemical communication in social insects. Research in function of venom in social Hymenoptera.

    Research in natural history, evolution and social biology of tropical wasps. Research in morphology and ultrastructure of exocrine glands in Social Insects. Research in mating systems and nest architecture of Social Wasps.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Italian National Academy.Entomology, Academy Nazionale dei Lincei (correspondent member since 2002).