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Ivailo Todorov

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Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
1, Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd.
1000 Sofia


Curriculum vitae

age - 41

Master degree: Entomology (University of Sofia "St. Kliment Ohridski", Faculty of Biology, Department of Zoology and Antropology)

Current position: Chief Assistant, PhD

Research interests

Taxonomy, systematic, biology and geographic distribution of Chalcidoidea (especially Pteromalidae).
Biodiversity and ecology of wild bees (Apoidea).


Todorov I. 2011. Contribution to the Bulgarian Pteromalid Fauna (Chalcidoidea: Pteromalidae). – Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, 62 (2): 151-156.

Todorov, I., A. Stojanova, D. Parvanov, P. Boyadzhiev. 2012. Studies on the gall community of Diplolepis rosae (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae) in Vitosha Mountain, Bulgaria. Acta zoologica bulgarica, Supplementum 4: 27-37.

Todorov I. 2013.Pteromalidae (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) from Vitosha Mountain: New Records for Bulgarian Fauna. - Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, 65 (1): 125-129.

Boyadzhiev P., I. Todorov. 2013. Description of a new species of Stepanovia (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) from Bulgaria. - Revue Suisse de Zoologie, 120(3): 347-356.

N. Tsankov, Grozdanov A., Kunev G., Todorov I., Parvanov D. 2013. Analysis and data collection (flora and fauna) of the cross-border Maleshevska Mountain, IPA Cross-border programme CCI No. 2007CB16IPO007, pp. 69.

Todorov I., Boyadzhiev P., Askew R. 2014. Eulophidae and Pteromalidae (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) from Vitosha Mountain: new records for the fauna of Bulgaria. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 66 (4): 493-499.

Todorov I., T. Toshova, M. Tóth. 2014. First record of Pteromalus varians (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) parasitizing on Tischeria ekebladella (Lepidoptera: Tischeriidae) in Hungary. - Folia Ent. Hung., 75: 133-138. DOI: 10.17112/FoliaEntHung.2014.75.133

Zaemdzhikova, G., Todorov, I., Stojanova, A.. Two new chalcidoid parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) of Tortrix viridana L. (Lepidoptera: Tortricdae ) for the fauna of Bulgaria. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, 68, 1, 2016, 139-140. ISI IF:0.532

Doychev, D., Kechev, M., Todorov, I., Mirchev, P., Bencheva, S., Georgiev, G.. New Entomophagous Enemies of Ips typographus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) from Bulgaria. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, 68, 1, 2016, 131-134. ISI IF:0.532

Todorov, I., Parvanov, D.. Zoogeographical characteristics of the pteromalid fauna (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) of Vitosha Mountain, Bulgaria. Annuaire de L'Universite de Sofia "St. Kliment Ohridski", Faculte de Biologie, 101, 2016, ISSN:0204–9902, 85-93

Todorov, I., Askew, R. R., Parvanov, D.. Pteromalid fauna (Chalcidoidea: Pteromalidae) in the grasslands of Vitosha Mountain (Bulgaria): generic composition, diversity, abundance and phenology. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, 69, 1, 2017, 37-42. ISI IF:0.369

Toshova, T. B., Boyadzhiev, P., Todorov, I., Draganova, S. Parasitoids and fungal pathogens of Phyllonorycter issikii (Kumata, 1963) from Bulgaria. Biologia, 73, 12, Springer Nature, 2018, ISSN:1336-9563, DOI:10.2478/s11756-018-0141-3, 1237-1245. ISI IF:0.696


Animal Diversity and Resources
Biodiversity and Ecology of Invertebrates
Research group
Fauna, Taxonomy and Ecology of Invertebrates


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