Viktor Hartung

Museum für Naturkunde
Leibniz Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity Science
Invalidenstrasse 43
10115 Berlin

Phone +49 (0)30 2093 8590
Fax +49 (0)30 2093 8565
E-mail viktor.hartung(at)


  • PhD student in the research group of Prof. Dr. Hannelore Hoch (systematic zoology)

Research interests

  • Ecology and behaviour of Peloridiidae (Insecta: Hemiptera)
  • Systematics, biogeography and evolution of Hemiptera

Research projects

  • Phyloecology of Nothofagus-forests on the model of Peloridiidae (Insecta:Hemiptera) and ecologically associated organisms (sponsored by Elsa-Heumann-grant of the State of Berlin and German Academic Exchange DAAD)



Burrows, M., Hartung, V. and Hoch, H. (2007). Jumping behaviour in a gondwanan relict insect (Hemiptera: Coleorrhyncha: Peloridiidae). The Journal of Experimental Biology, 210: 3311-3318.

Last update: 06.03.2014