16.5. 2024
Announcement - Determination course Plecoptera of Slovakia - larvae

Date of the course: 6. – 8. november 2024 (Wednesday – Friday)

Course venue: Water Research Institute, Nábréžie armádneho generála L. Svobodu 5, 815 49 Bratislava

Contact Person:
Mgr. Margita Lešťáková, PhD.
tel. č. +421 2 59343415
e-mail: margita.lestakova@vuvh.sk

Preliminary course Programme:

  • Morphology, biology, ecology and distribution of Plecoptera larvae in Slovakia
  • Working with the identification key with reference to larval characters
  • Identification of larvae
  • Identification of your own samples

RNDr. Matej Žiak, PhD. (Slovenské národné múzeum, Múzeá v Martine)

Organizational information:

Participation fee: €240; students €100; (the fee includes costs associated with the organization of the course, refreshments, Identification key as part of the proceedings – in Slovak and English).
The participation fee must be paid no later than 15th October 2024.

Please send the binding application form by 4th October 2024 to the address:
Mgr. Margita Lešťáková, PhD., VÚVH, Nábr. arm. gen. L. Svobodu 5, 812 49 Bratislava
or by e-mail to: margita.lestakova@vuvh.sk; miroslav.mlaka@vuvh.sk

More detailed information about the course as well as the Application Form will be included in the attached invitation later.

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