630091 Фрунзе, 11
Новосибирск, Россия

Тел/Факс: +7 (383) 2170 973
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Olga Belevich



Senior researcher , PhD

Laboratory of Ecological Parasitology

Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Science

Working address
Laboratory of Ecological Parasitology, Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals SB RAS, 630091, Frunze str. 11, Novosibirsk, Russia

Phone: +7(383)2170348

Fax: +7(383)2170973




Professional Society
Russian Entomology Society (since 2001)
Gydrobiological Society of RAS (since 2010)


Educational history and career:

Student of Kurgan state university 1995–2000
PhD student of Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals SB RAS (Research assistant of Laboratory of insect ecology) 2001 – 2004
Researcher of Laboratory of insect ecology of Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals SB RAS (PhD in entomology) 2005-2015
Researcher of Laboratory of invertebrate systematics of Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals SB RAS 2016
Senior researcher of Laboratory of Ecological Parasitology 2016-present time


Current interests:

Fauna and ecology of blood-sucking mosquitoes, fauna and ecology of water bugs (Heteroptera), aquatic toxicology, quantitative aquatic ecology

Selected publications:

Sushchik Nadezhda N., Yuri A. Yurchenko, Olga E. Belevich, Galina S. Kalachova, Anzhelika A. Kolmakova and Michail I. Gladyshev 2016. Waterbugs (Heteroptera: Nepomorpha and Gerromorpha) as sources of essential n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in Central Siberian ecoregions. Freshwater Biology. doi:10.1111/fwb.12818

Yurchenko Y.A., O.E. Belevich 2016. Quantitative assessment of emergence of blood-sucking mosquitoes (Diptera, Culicidae) by the hydrobiological method and by cone-shaped traps // Contemporary Problems of Ecology. Vol.9. I.4. pp 437–445. DOI: 10.1134/S1995425516040119

O.E. Belevich, Yu.A. Yurchenko 2015. Distribution of blood-sucking mosquito larvae (Diptera, Culicidae) along a mineralization gradient in different water reservoirs in the southern part of West Siberia // Euroasian entomological journal. 14(5): 409-415. (In Russian with English summary)

Sushchik N.N., Kolmakova A.A., KalachevaG.S., Gladyshev M.I., Yurchenko Y.A., Belevich O.E. 2014. The role of water bugs (Heteroptera) as a potential source of essential polyunsaturated fatty acids for terrestrial consumers in steppe and forest-steppe // DOKLADY BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS. Vol.459. No1. P. 194–198. DOI: 10.1134/S1607672914060040

O.E. Belevich, Yu.A. Yurchenko 2013. The role of temporary summer water-ponds in structure of blood-sucking mosquito populations (Diptera, Culicidae) // Euroasian entomological journal. 12 (2): 147-152. (In Russian with English summary)

Nadezhda N. Sushchik, Yuri A. Yurchenko, Michail I. Gladyshev, Olga E. Belevich, Galina S. Kalachova, Angelika A. Kolmakova 2013. Comparison of fatty acid contents and composition in major lipid classes of larvae and adults of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) from a steppe region // Insect Science. Vol.20. I.5. P. 585-600.

Belevich O.E., Yu.A. Yurchenko 2012. New records of aquatic bugs species of the genus Micronecta Kirkaldy, 1897 (Heteroptera, Corixidae) for Western Siberia// Proceedings of the Russian Entomological Society. St. Petersburg, 2012. Vol. 83(1): 98–101. (In Russian with English summary)

Gladyshev M.I., Sushchik N.N., Kalacheva G.S., Yurchenko Y.A., Belevich O.E. 2011. Differences in the fatty acid compositions of blood-sucking mosquito larvae and imagoes and the water-to-land export of essential acids // DOKLADY BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES. Vol.441. No.1. P.385–388. DOI: 10.1134/S001249661106007X

Yurchenko Yu.A., O.E. Belevich, I.M. Ruban 2011. Malaria in the Novosibirsk region. Retrospective and present time // Siberian medical journal (Tomsk). Vol.26(3). I.1. P. 172-177. (In Russian with English summary)

Belevich O.E., Yu.A. Yurchenko 2011. Assemblages of bloodsucking mosquito larvae (Diptera: Culicidae) in water bodies of the northern Kulunda steppe // Parasitologia. Vol. 45. I.3. P. 182-193. (In Russian with English summary)

Noskov Yu.A., E.A. Boyarisheva, O.E. Belevich, Yu.A. Yurchenko 2010. Species sensitivity distribution of a freshwater Arthropoda community to the insecticide esfenvalerate in the south of Western Siberia // Euroasian entomological journal. 9 (4): 583-589. (In Russian with English summary)

Beketov M.A., Yurchenko Yu.A., Belevich O.E., Liess, M., 2010. What environmental factors are important determinants of structure, species richness, and abundance of mosquito assemblages? // Journal of Medical Entomology. 47: 129-139.

Kononova Yu.V., A.G, Mirzayeva, Yu.A. Smirnova, E.V. Protopopova, T.A. Dupal, V.A. Ternovoi, Yu.A. Yurchenko, A.M. Shestopalov, V.B. Loktev 2007. Species composition of mosquitoes (Diptera, Culicidae) and possibility of the West Nile virus natural foci formation in the south of Western Siberia // Parasitologia. Vol. 41. I.6. P. 459-470. (In Russian with English summary)