NATRADA MITPUANGCHON – Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Natural History Museum

NATRADA MITPUANGCHON

Scientist

Contact Details

Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Natural History Museum
Prince of Songkla University
Khohong Hatyai, Songkhla, 90112,
THAILAND
Telephone : +66-(0)7428-8067
Fax : + 66-(0)7444-6682
E-mail : plapplueng@gmail.com

Education

  • M.Sc. (Ecology Programme), Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand
  • B.Sc. (Biology), Department of Biology, Faculty of Science Prince of Songkla University, Thailand

Research Interests

The research had been focusing on Butterfly taxonomy and diversity, insect ecology.

Current and recent research activities

2016-2018

The study of habitat rehabilitation, biodiversity restoration and the survey for butterfly diversity at Thungsong limestone quarry”, Nakorn Sri Thammarat province,Thailand.

2016-2017

Transcriptome analysis of the urticating hairs and toxin glands of four caterpillar species (Parasa lepida, Phocoderma velutina, Lymantria atemeles and Orvasca subnotata) from community forests and agricultural areas in southern Thailand.

2011-2016

Biodiversity of cave-dwelling animals in limestone caves in peninsular Thailand.

Publications

  1. Watanasit, S., Saewai, J. and Phlappleung, A. Ants of the U-Tao Basin, Southern Thailand. Asian Myrmecology 1: 69-79.
  2. Watanasit, S., Noon-anant, N. and Phlappueng, A. Diversity and ecology of ground dwelling ants at Khao Nan National Park, southern Thailand. Songklanakarin J. Sci. Technol. 30(6): 707-712.