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From the author and B.A.B.I. board member Marc E. Epstein about his book "Moths, Myths, and Mosquitoes: The Eccentric Life of Harrison G. Dyar, Jr." published by Oxford University Press, 2016

This book is an expression of my sense of wonder regarding the accomplishments of Harrison G. Dyar, Jr. (1866–1929), perhaps the most significant insect systematist of his era.

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THE AMNH (NYC, USA): “THROUGH SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND EDUCATION”

The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York City, USA) with its divisions of Anthropology, Invertebrate Zoology, Paleontology, Physical Sciences, Vertebrate Zoology (Herpetology, Ichthyology, Mammalogy, Ornithology), Center for Biodiversity and Conservation, Sackler Institute for Comparative Genomics, Southwestern Research Station, etc. is a leading research institution with world-class facilities and researchers: more than 200 scientists who work across the broad disciplines of biology, anthropology, paleontology, astrophysics, Earth & planetary sciences, etc., and carry out about a hundred research expeditions around the world each year. The Museum Library’s research collection is made up of more than 450,000 volumes as well as electronic resources and microform materials.

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A MISSION OF B.A.B.I. TO AMAZONIA

A mission of B.A.B.I. to Amazonia: In late January – early February, Simon R. Hill (London School of Economics and Political Science) and Jonas R. Stonis (Lithuanian University of Ecudational Sciences) undertook a travel to Amazon. The task of this remarkable visit to the Rio Amazon was to learn  about biodiversity of the Amazonian rainforest and possibilitites & logistics regarding further taxonomic research on leaf-mining Lepidoptera (incl. Nepticuloidae and Tischerioidea) of Colombia and Peru.

VISITING OLE KARSHOLT IN COPENHAGEN

Andrius Remeikis (PhD fellow, Vilnius) and Jonas R. Stonis had a meeting in Copenhagen in late January with Ole Karsholt, one of the most eminent Lepidoptera curators in Europe.

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J. R. STONIS: AN EFFORT TO PRESERVE AMAZONIAN RAINFOREST AND EDUCATE SOCIETY

This is a short story about Rafael Clavijo, an outstanding Colombian man who deserves great respect and support.

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