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Paul Johnson

Paul J. Johnson


Professor of Insect Biodiversity

Office Building

Berg Agricultural Hall



Mailing Address

Berg Agricultural Hall 361
Agronomy, Horticulture & Plant Science-Box 2207A
University Station
Brookings, SD 57007

Area(s) of Research

Insect biodiversity, biogeography, natural history; taxonomy of elateroid beetles of the Americas and Pacific Oceania, taxonomy of bryophagous beetles of the Americas, aphid parasitoid wasps, biomass insects, native pollinators, threatened and endangered species; natural history collection management

Insect taxonomy, natural history, directorship and curation of the Severin-McDaniel Insect Research Collection

Applications of Research

Exploration and discovery of species diversity and species new to science