Gergely Boros M. Sc.




Curriculum Vitae


Date and place of birth: 30. May 1981, Budapest, Hungary

Position: Research fellow at the Systematic Zoology Research Group of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences at the Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

Education: MSc in biology, faculty of Evolution Biology, Ecology and Systematics, Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), Hungary, 2005

Teaching experiences: Undergraduate courses at Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, in systematic zoology

Field of research: Taxonomy and ecology of the family Enchytraeidae (Annelida: Oligochaeta)

Fellowship: Hungarian Biology Society, Section of Zoology


List of publications



Boros, G. (2010): Enchytraeids from potting compost purchasable in Hungarian retail trade. Opuscula Zoologica BudapestINENSIS, 41(2): 237–240. PDF

Boros, G. & Sherlock, E. (2010): Catalogue of the enchytraeid worm collection (Oligochaeta: Enchytraeidae) of the Natural History Museum in London. I. Spirit collection. Opuscula Zoologica Budapestinensis, 41(1): 19–27. PDF

Boros, G., Cech G., Ari E. & Dózsa-Farkas K. (2010): Extension of employing ITS region in the investigation of Hungarian Fridericia species – Zoology in the Middle East, 2010(Suppl 2): 23–30.


Boros, G. & Dózsa-Farkas, K. (2008): Marionina scintillans sp. n., a new enchytraeid species (Annelida: Oligochaeta) from Hungarian green houses – Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae, 54 (2) pp. 113-123


Boros, G. & Dózsa-Farkas, K. (2007): Preliminary investigations of the enchytraeid fauna in Hungarian greenhouses – Newsletter on Enchytraeidae No. 10, Folia Facultatis Scientiarum Naturalium Universitatis Masarykianae Brunensis, Biologia 110: 135-140

Boros, G. (2007): The enchytraeid fauna (Annelida: Oligochaeta) of Sas-hegy Nature Conservation Area, Hungary – Opuscula Zoologica Budapest, 36: 31-35


Dózsa-Farkas K. & Boros, G. (2005): Achaeta antefolliculata sp. n., a new enchytraeid species (Oligochaeta: Enchytraeidae) from the rock grassland of the Sas-hegy in Hungary – Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae, 51 (4), pp. 279-285.


Taxa described

Achaeta VejdovskỲ, 1877

- antefolliculata Dózsa-Farkas & Boros, 2005

Marionina Michaelsen, 1890

- scintillans Boros & Dózsa-Farkas, 2008

Contact information


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