Józef Razowski

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Józef Razowski
Born (1932-04-04) 4 April 1932 (age 88)
NationalityPolish
AwardsPolish State Award
Ignaz Schiffermüller medal
Scientific career
Fields Entomology
InstitutionsInstitute of Systematics and Evolution of Animals of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Józef Razowski, (born 4 April 1932) [1] is a Polish entomologist and lepidopterist specializing in Tortricidae. Between 1953 and 2006, he described 1744 Lepidopteran taxa. [2]

Obtained both master of science and PhD from the Jagiellonian University in 1958 and 1961 respectively. [3]

Razowski was director of the Institute of Systematics and Evolution of Animals of the Polish Academy of Sciences from 1988 to 1997. He retired in 2003. [3]

He is the recipient of various prizes and awards, including the Polish State Award and the Ignaz Schiffermüller medal. [3]

Selected publications

Related Research Articles

Cochylini

The Cochylini are a tribe of tortrix moths. It used to be classified as the subfamily Cochylinae.

Satronia is a New World genus of tortrix moths belonging to the subfamily Olethreutinae and tribe Grapholitini. The genus was erected in 1926 by Carl Heinrich and was previously considered monotypic. Its type species is Satronia tantilla.

Accra is a genus of tortrix moths in the subfamily Tortricinae and tribe Tortricini. Accra was established in 1964 by Józef Razowski, with Argyrotoxa viridis as type species.

Anacrusis is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Tortricinae of the family Tortricidae.

Abancaya is a monotypic genus of tortrix moths belonging to the tribe Cochylini of subfamily Tortricinae.

<i>Abrepagoge</i> Monotypic genus of tortrix moths

Abrepagoge is a monotypic genus of tortrix moths belonging to tribe Archipini of the subfamily Tortricinae. It was described in 1992 by Józef Razowski.

Acarolella is a genus of tortrix moths belonging to the subfamily Tortricinae and the tribe Cochylini. It was described in 1983 by Józef Razowski and V. O. Becker.

Romanaria is a genus of moths of the family Tortricidae.

Euliini

The Euliini are a tribe of tortrix moths.

Pelochrista teleopa is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in Jammu and Kashmir, India.

Terinebrica achrostos is a moth of the family Tortricidae. The species was first described by Józef Razowski and Vitor O. Becker in 2001. Its type locality is in Paraná, Brazil.

Aethes pamirana is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It was described by Razowski in 1967. It is endemic to Afghanistan.

Cochylis erromena is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in Guerrero, Mexico.

Eugnosta acanthana is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It was first described by Józef Razowski in 1967, and is found in north-eastern Afghanistan.

Eupoecilia aburica is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It was described by Józef Razowski in 1993, and is found in Ghana.

Henricus acosmetes is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It was first described, as Phtheochroa acosmetes, by Józef Razowski, with a type locality in Durango, Mexico.

Saphenista absidata is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It was described by Józef Razowski in 1994. It is found in Sinaloa, Mexico.

Clepsis aba is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It was first described by Józef Razowski in 1979. It is found in Shaanxi, China.

Omiostola hemeropis is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in Colombia and Ecuador. Omiostola macrotrachela was synonymized with O. hemeropis by Razowski and Becker, 2016.

Acleris stachi is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in China (Xinjiang). It was described by Józef Razowski in 1953.

References

  1. Bunalski M., Lipa J. J., Nowacki J., 2001.Almanach Entomologów Polskich XX wieku. Wiadomości Entomologiczne, 20, supplement.
  2. Przyboś, Ewa; Razowska, Aniela (30 June 2008). "List of the taxa of Lepidoptera, primarily Tortricidae, described by Józef Razowski in the years 1953-2006". Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia - Series B: Invertebrata. 51 (1): 149–222. doi:10.3409/azc.51b_1-2.149-222 . Retrieved 23 November 2019.
  3. 1 2 3 "Józef Razowski at the Institute of Systematics and Evolution of Animals". Institute of Systematics and Evolution of Animals of the Polish Academy of Sciences. Archived from the original on 22 February 2014. Retrieved 5 August 2014.