Life Collections: staff

Collections staff have varied research interests in the area of insect taxonomy, physiology and behaviour, and maintain an active acquisition policy. Further details of their work are summarised below.

Beetles in the collection

Head of Life Collections: Mr D. J. Mann

Collections staff:
Mr M. Carnall
Ms K. Child
Dr J. Hogan
Ms B. Palumbo
Ms Z. M. Simmons
Ms A. D. Spooner
Ms E. Westwig

Darren Mann Head of Life Collections

Mark Carnall Collections Manager

James Hogan Collections Manager

Bethany Palumbo Collections conservator (currently on maternity leave)

Zo Simmons Collections Manager

Amoret Spooner Collections Manager

Eileen Westwig Collections Manager

Enquiries regarding the collections should be sent to:


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