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Monday: closed
Tuesday - Friday: 9.00-15.00
Saturday - Sunday: 10.00-16.00

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Research carried out by staff

prof. dr hab. Beata Pokryszko


  1. Studies on the representatives of the superfamily Pupilloidea (Gastropoda: Pulmonata) concerning every aspect of knowledge (genera Vertigo, Columella, Lyropupa, Gastrocopta, Pupilla, Leiostyla throughout their ranges): systematics, phylogeny, biogeography, evolution, life cycles, protection;
  2. Geographical diversification of the structure and composition of land snail assemblages (Europe with Atlantic islands, Australia);
  3. Fossil land snails - Tertiary and Permian.
  4. Studies on Pupilloidea from Altai Mountains and the composition and structure of forest faunas of the Caucasus and the Azores.