Jiří Háva

Jiří Háva (*1972, Prague, Czech Republic)

I’m working on the systematic, taxonomy and faunistics of the beetle family Dermestidae Worldwide and other families belongs to Bostrichiformia and Derodontiformia.

At Paris museum


Research projects
Biodiversity of insects in the Czech Republic
Taxonomy and zoogeography (Coleoptera: Dermestidae, Nosodendridae, Derodontidae, Ptinidae, Bostrichidae)

Revision and taxonomy of beetles of the family Dermestidae (Coleoptera: Bostrichiformia)

Faunistic surveys of Insects


Work placements and important foreign stays
Study stays in foreign museums (Amsterdam, Bratislava, Budapest, Genova, Paris, Stuttgart, Vienna, Wroclaw)

Field foreign experience: Bulgaria, Crete, Croatia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kenya, Morocco, Poland, Slovakia, Tanzania, Tunisia


Other activities
Member of the Czech Entomological Society

Member of Editorial Board of Expert Journals:

  • Annales of Entomology (India)
  • Folia Heyrovskyana, Series A (Prague, Czech Republic)
  • Studies and Reports, Taxonomical Series (Prague, Czech Republic)