Photographer: Andrei Sourakov
Andrei Sourakov was born in Moscow, Russia, received a Ph.D. degree in Entomology from the University of Florida, and currently resides in Gainesville, Florida. His research interests include Lepidoptera systematics, ecology, and evolution, and biological control of pests using wasp parasitoids.
Sourakov authored more than forty scholarly and popular articles. His photographs won awards, such as National Wildlife Photo contest (2003), and appeared in such magazines as Discover, Natural History, and National Wildlife, as well as in books and calendars. His study of Caribbean butterflies has been sponsored by the National Geographic Society.
To contact, please e-mail: andreisour at yahoo.com.