Meet our Curator: Entomologist Dr Christine Lambkin

Do you really know your bugs? Join entomologist Dr Christine Lambkin to discover which insects are really bugs. Get up close to some fascinating insects from our collection and find out some amazing insect facts.

When: Wednesday 2 February 2022

Where: Discovery Centre, Level 4

Time: 1pm - 2pm

Cost: Free

Meet our Curator talks are informal show-and-tell style discussions held at the Discovery Centre on Level 4 of the museum. This is your opportunity to chat to museum experts including curators, collection managers and information officers. Ask them your burning questions and walk away having learnt something new.

About Christine

Christine is responsible for the Queensland Museum's collections of Diptera (flies), Coleoptera (beetles), Orthoptera (grasshoppers), Hemiptera (bugs), Phasmatodea (stick insects), and a number of smaller insect orders. Her main research interest is the systematics, evolution, taxonomy, and biodiversity of Diptera, specialising in combined molecular and morphological phylogenetic analyses and monographic revisions of bee flies (Bombyliidae) and stiletto flies (Therevidae). 

Event Details

Dates
02 February 2022, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Location
Level 4 Discovery Centre
Cost
Free