630091 Фрунзе, 11
Новосибирск, Россия

Тел/Факс: +7 (383) 2170 973
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Lyubechanskii Ilya

Senior Researcher, PhD

Laboratory of Invertebrate Ecology

Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals (ISEA),
Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences (SB RAS)

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

Fax: +7(383) 2170973


Professional Society: Russian Entomological Society (since 2002)



Educational history

Novosibirsk State University (Russia), Faculty of Natural Sciences, specialization: Biology, qualification: Ecology 1989 – 1994
PhD student of ISEA SB RAS (Siberian Zoological Museum of ISEA)
[Ph. D. thesis, 1998: “Ecological ordination of carabid beetles (Coleoptera, Carabidae) in the system of global and local natural gradients” specialization: Entomology].


ISEA SB RAS, Laboratory of Invertebrate Ecology
Senior researcher
2017 – present time
Novosibirsk State University, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Senior lecturer 2006 – present time
ISEA SB RAS, Laboratory of Systematics of Invertebrate Animals.
Senior researcher
ISEA SB RAS, Laboratory of Insect Ecology.
Senior researcher
ISEA SB RAS, Siberian Zoological Museum.
Research assistant, Junior, Senior researcher

Current interests:

Carabid beetles, spiders, community structure, trophic chains, stable isotopic analysis, fauna, ecology, diversity, zoogeography

Selected publications

I.I. Lyubechanskii, R.Yu. Dudko, A.V. Tiunov, V.G. Mordkovich. 2015. Trophic Structure of Ground_Dwelling Insects in the Coastal Zone of a Salt Lake in Southern Siberia Based on the Data of Isotopic Analysis // Arid Ecosystems. Vol. 5. No. 4. P. 222–229. PDF
Lyubechanskii I.I. 2012. Spider community structure in the natural and disturbed habitats of the West Siberian northern taiga: comparison with Carabidae community // Russian Entomological Journal. Vol. 21. No. 2. Р.147-155. PDF
Lyubechanskii I.I., Bespalov A.N. 2011. Spatial Heterogeneity of a Ground Beetle (Coleoptera, Carabidae) Population along a Forest-Steppe Transect: Local Level of Consideration // Contemporary Problems of Ecology. Vol. 4. No. 4. P. 388–395. PDF
Bespalov A.N., Lyubechanskii I.I. 2011. Dynamics of Abundance of Ground Beetles (Coleoptera, Carabidae) in Fenced Areas in the Cis-Altai Plain (Western Siberia) // Entomological Review. Vol. 91. No. 3. P. 420-427. PDF
Kosterin O.E., Lyubechanskii I.I. 2009. Odonata collection from the Bureinskii State Nature Reserve, Khabarovskii Krai, Russia // Notulae odonatologicae 7 (3): 25-27. PDF
Mordkovich V.G., Berezina O.G, Lyubechanskii I.I., Andrievskii V.S., Marchenko I.I. 2008. Soil Arthropoda of Post-Fire Successions in Northern Taiga of West Siberia // Contemporary problems of ecology. Vol. 1. No. 1. P. 96 – 103. PDF
Mordkovich V.G., Berezina O.G., Lyubechanskii I.I., Andrievskii V.S., Marchenko I.I. 2006. Transformation of soil organic matter in microarthropod community from the northern taiga of west Siberia // Biology Bulletin. Vol. 33. No. 1. P. 81 – 86. PDF
Lyubechanskii I.I., Smelyanskii I.E. 1999. Structure of saprophagous invertebrate community on a steppe catena in the Trans-Volga region // Entomological Review. Vol. 79. № 7. P. 821-829. PDF