Georgiy A. Lada

Dr. Georgiy A. Lada

Postdoctoral Fellow

 

Department of Zoology
Tambov State University
Sovetskaya ul., 96
Tambov
392622
Russia

Telephone: +7 (0752) 72-56-17
Fax: +7 (812) 328-02-21

E-mail: esculenta@mail.ru

Research Interests

Geographic variation and distribution of amphibians of the Russian Plain; Hybridogenetic and cryptic speciation in amphibians of Eastern Europe; Fauna and ecology of amphibians of the Central Chernozem Territory of Russia; Fauna, ecology and protection of the tetrapods of the Tambov Province.

Field Research

Numerous field trips to Central Russia, Middle Volga Basin and East Ukraine.

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the Nikolsky's Herpetological Society under the Russian Academy of Sciences since 2000

Research Projects

  • Red Data Book of the Tambov Province: Animals (1998 2000)

  • Biodiversity and geographic variation of anuran amphibians of the Russian Plain (2001 to present)

  • Biodiversity of land ectoterm vertebrates of the Center of the Russian Plain under the Human activities (2003 to present)

  • The List of the tetrapods of the Tambov Province (2003 to present)

Selected Publications

Lada G. A. To the biology of the common spadefoot toad (Pelobates fuscus Laurenti, 1768) in the Central Chernozem Territory of Russia. Flora and Fauna of Chernozem Territory. Tambov, 1994. P. 74-83 (in Russian).

Lada G. A. Middle european water frogs (hybridogenetic Rana esculenta - complex): introduction into the problem. Flora and Fauna of Chernozem Territory. Tambov, 1995. P. 88-109 (in Russian).

Lada G. A., Borkin L. J., Vinogradov A. E. Distribution, population systems and reproductive behaviour of green frogs (hybridogenetic Rana esculenta - complex) in the Central Chernozem Territory of Russia. Russian Journal of Herpetology. 1995. V. 2. 1. P. 46-57.

Lada G. A., Nedosekin V. Y. The first record of tesselated snake, Natrix tesselata Laurenti, 1768 in the Central Chernozem Territory of Russia and some other results of the herpetological research in the Upper Don. Russian Journal of Herpetology. 1997. V. 4. 2. P. 192-194.

Lada G. A. Variation of the ventral pattern of the fire-bellied toad, Bombina bombina (Linnaeus, 1761) (Anura, Discoglossidae). Flora and Fauna of Chernozem Territory. Tambov, 1999. 4. P. 49-62 (in Russian).

Lada G. A., Sokolov A. S. The methods of study of amphibians. Tambov, 1999. 75 pp. (in Russian).

Lada G. A. Polydactyly in anurans in the Tambov Region (Russia). Russian Journal of Herpetology. 1999. V. 5. 2. P. 104-106.

Lada G. A., Sokolov A. S. The Amphibian. In: Red Data Book of the Tambov Province: animals. Tambov, 2000. P. 225-229 (in Russian).

Sokolov A. S., Lada G. A. The Reptiles. In: Red Data Book of the Tambov Province: animals. Tambov, 2000. P. 231-237 (in Russian).

Borkin L. J., Litvinchuk S. N., Rosanov J. M., Khalturin M. D., Lada G. A., Borissovsky A. G., Faizulin A. I., Kotserzhinskaya I. M., Novitsky R. V., and Ruchin A. B. New data on the distribution of two cryptic forms of the common spadefoot toad (Pelobates fuscus) in Eastern Europe. Russian Journal of Herpetology. 2003. V. 10. 2. P. 111-118.

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