Sam Finnie

Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Branišovská 1760, CZ-370 05 České Budějovice, Czech Republic

Institute of Entomology, Biology Centre, Czech Academy of Sciences, Branišovská 31, CZ-370 05 České Budějovice, Czech Republic

Research Interests

  • Hymenopteran parasitoid diversity
  • Host-parasitoid interactions
  • Community ecology
  • Solitary wasps
  • Biological pest control

PhD thesis title

  • Trophic cascades across a latitudinal gradient: The effect on caterpillar-parasitoid interactions


  • I am responsible for parasitoid-host component of the global food-web project: LIFE WEBS