M.Sc. Dominic Wanke

PhD student

Lepidoptera

Contact

Tel.:
+49 (0) 711 / 8936-224
Fax:
+49 (0) 711 / 8936-100

Research interests

Researchgate

Projects

Publications

in prep.

  • Wanke, D., et al. (20XX) Taxonomic review of the genus Synopsidia Djakonov, 1935 (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Ennominae) (in prep.)
  • Wanke, D., et al. (20XX) Revision of the genus Nychiodes Lederer, 1853 – an integrative approach with description of three new species (Geometridae: Ennominae: Boarmiini) (in prep.)

2020

  • Schweizer, T., Wanke, D., Haas, M. & Krogmann, L. (2020) Biodiversi-TEA—A quick and easy handling method for arthropod trap material in ethanol. Zootaxa (accepted).

2019

  • Wanke, D., Rajaei, H. & Hausmann, A. (2019) The enigmatic Triphosa genus: taxonomic revision and three new species from Middle East and Central Asia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae, Larentiinae). Pp. 296 in: Hausmann, A. & Rajaei, H. (eds). Proceedings of the tenth FORUM HERBULOT 2018 (Stuttgart, Germany, 11-16 June 2018). Spixiana 42 (2).
  • Wanke, D. & Rajaei, H. (2019) Confusing syntypes – appearing issues during the investigation of Triphosa taochata Lederer, 1870 (Geometridae, Larentiinae). Pp. 316-317 in: Hausmann, A. & Rajaei, H. (eds). Proceedings of the tenth FORUM HERBULOT 2018 (Stuttgart, Germany, 11-16 June 2018). Spixiana 42 (2).
  • Wanke, D., Bigalk, S., Krogmann, L., Wendt, I. & Rajaei, H. (2019) The Fixator–A simple method for mounting of arthropod specimens and photography of complex structures in liquid. Zootaxa 4657 (2), 385-391. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4657.2.11
  • Wanke D., Hausmann A. & Rajaei H. (2019) An integrative taxonomic revision of the genus Triphosa Stephens, 1829 (Geometridae, Larentiinae) in Middle East and Central Asia, with description of two new species. Zootaxa 4603 (1), 039-065. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4603.1.2

2018

  • Wanke D., Rajaei H. (2018) An effective method for the close up photography of insect genitalia: A case study on the Lepidoptera. Nota Lepidopterologica, 41 (2): 219-223. https://doi.org/10.3897/nl.41.27831

National and international presentations

  • Wanke D., Hausmann A. & Rajaei H. 2019. The enigma of Triphosa taochata Lederer, 1870 (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Larentiinae) clarified with morphological methods and DNA barcoding. Talk. XXI European Congress of Lepidopterology, June 3rd-7th 2019, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy.
  • Lotta Schultz, Aïcha Naumann, Wanke D., Kupfer A. 2018. Sexualdimorphismen bei Amphibien und deren Evolution. Poster. 7. Studentische Jahrestagung Humboldt Reloaded.
  • Wanke D., Rajaei H. 2018. Confusing syntypes – Appearing issues during investigation and its solution. Poster. Annual meeting of the Lepidopterists’ Society and Societas Europaea Lepidopterologica July 10-15, 2018, Ottawa, Canada. 
  • Wanke D., Hausmann A. & Rajaei H. 2018. The enigmatic Triphosa genus: Taxonomic revision and three new species from Middle East and Central Asia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae, Larentiinae). Talk. 10thForum Herbulot June 11th-16th2018, Stuttgart, Germany. 
  • Wanke D., Rajaei H. 2018. Confusing syntypes – Appearing issues during investigation and its solution. Poster and talk. 10thForum Herbulot June 11th-16th2018, Stuttgart, Germany.
  • Dehlinger C., Sedlmeier J.E., Laschenko J., Wanke D., Kupfer A. 2017. Klein und anders? Sexualdimorphismus der amazonischen Zwergkröten (Gattung Amazophrynella) Poster. 6. Studentische Jahrestagung Humboldt Reloaded.  
  • Wanke D., Müller L., Tingler M. 2015. Was sucht ein „Sex-Gen“ in der Haut von Xenopus laevis? Poster. 4. Studentische Jahrestagung Humboldt Reloaded.  

CV

since January 2018

  • Master student of zoology, University of Hohenheim. Master thesis: “Taxonomic revision of the genus Triphosa Stephens 1829 (Geometridae, Larentiinae) in Europe, Middle East and Central Asia, an integrative approach”. Supervisor Dr. Hossein Rajaei (Dep. Entomology, SMNS).

2014-2018

  • Research assistant at the Institute of Zoology, University of Hohenheim

since 2016

  • Master’s degree study: University of Hohenheim, major subjects: zoology, ecology and evolution 

2013-2016

  • Bachelor student of zoology, University of Hohenheim. Bachelor thesis: “Mikrodiversität von Echinococcus granulosus sensu stricto in Europa“. Supervisor Prof. Dr. Ute Mackenstedt (Dep. of Parasitology, Institute of Zoology).

Memberships

  • Entomologischer Verein Stuttgart 1869 e.V.
  • Societas Europaea Lepidopterologica (SEL).
  • Deutsche Arachnologische Gesellschaft e.V.