Ms Beulah Garner

Ms Beulah Garner

Senior Curator, Coleoptera

Department: Life Sciences
Division: LS Insects
Contact: email
Phone: 020 7942 6882
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Insects, Coleoptera

Beulah Garner, Michael Geiser

Summary

Senior curator of Carabidae, Cleroidea, Myxophaga and Archostemata; Coleoptera larval collections. Taxonomy. Biodiversity. Collections management. Tropical fieldwork. Scientific outreach and communication.

Qualifications

Degrees

MSc Museology, University of East Anglia, United Kingdom, 2007 - 2008

BSc Conservation Management, University of East Anglia, United Kingdom, 1995 - 1998

Employment history

Academic

Assistant curator, Horniman Museum, Natural History, United Kingdom, 2008 - 2010

Volunteer Assistant Curator, Norwich Castle Museum, Natural History, United Kingdom, 2007 - 2008

Senior Scientific Officer, Rothamstead Research (Brooms Barn), Entomology (crops), United Kingdom, 1998 - 2006

Fellowships

Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society, 2008 - on going.

Committees

Secretary, British Entomological and Natural History Society, 2012 - on going.

Editorships

Assistant editor, Evolve, NHM, 2011 - on going.

Publications

Leavengood JM, Garner BH (2014) Nomenclatural notes on some checkered beetle (Coleoptera: Cleridae) types of the Natural History Museum, London (BMNH). Zootaxa, 3760 (3) : 301 - 335. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3760.3.1

Garner B, Tweddle J (2013) Biodiversity: what does it mean to you?. Evolve. Natural History Museum : London.

Takano H, Garner BH, Barclay MVL (2012) Megatoma undata (Linnaeus) (Dermestidae) attacking dry insect specimens in a collection. The Coleopterist, 21 :

Garner BH (2011) The van Emden larval collection of Coleoptera housed in the Natural History Museum, London. Fikáček M, Skuhrovec J, Šípek P (Eds). Abstracts of the Immature Beetles Meeting 2011, Prague, Czech Republic, September 29-30, Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Praga, 51:731-756 :

Garner BH, Giusti A, Kerley MD (2011) Conservation of Insect Specimens Affected by Verdigris. NatSCA News, 21 : 50 - 59.

Brooks DR, Bohan DA, Champion GT, Haughton AJ, Hawes C, Heard MS, Clark SJ, Dewar AM, Firbank LG, Perry JN, Rothery P, Scott RJ, Woiwod IP, Birchall C, Skellern MP, Walker JH, Baker P, Bell D, Browne EL, Dewar AJG, Fairfax CM, Garner BH, Haylock LA, Horne SL, Hulmes SE, Mason NS, Norton LR, Nuttall P, Randle Z, Rossall MJ, Sands RJN, Singer EJ, Walker MJ (2003) Invertebrate responses to the management of genetically modified herbicide-tolerant and conventional spring crops. I. Soil-surface-active invertebrates. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 358 (1439) : 1847 - 1862. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2003.1407

Haughton AJ, Champion GT, Hawes C, Heard MS, Brooks DR, Bohan DA, Clark SJ, Dewar AM, Firbank LG, Osborne JL, Perry JN, Rothery P, Roy DB, Scott RJ, Woiwod IP, Birchall C, Skellern MP, Walker JH, Baker P, Browne EL, Dewar AJG, Garner BH, Haylock LA, Horne SL, Mason NS, Sands RJN, Walker MJ (2003) Invertebrate responses to the management of genetically modified herbicide-tolerant and conventional spring crops. II. Within-field epigeal and aerial arthropods. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 358 (1439) : 1863 - 1877. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2003.1408

Hawes C, Haughton AJ, Osborne JL, Roy DB, Clark SJ, Perry JN, Rothery P, Bohan DA, Brooks DR, Champion GT, Dewar AM, Heard MS, Woiwod IP, Daniels RE, Young MW, Parish AM, Scott RJ, Firbank LG, Squire GR (2003) Responses of plants and invertebrate trophic groups to contrasting herbicide regimes in the Farm Scale Evaluations of genetically modified herbicide-tolerant crops. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 358 (1439) : 1899 - 1913. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2003.1406

Squire GR, Brooks DR, Bohan DA, Champion GT, Daniels RE, Haughton AJ, Hawes C, Heard MS, Hill MO, May MJ, Osborne JL, Perry JN, Roy DB, Woiwod IP, Firbank LG (2003) On the rationale and interpretation of the Farm Scale Evaluations of genetically modified herbicide-tolerant crops. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 358 (1439) : 1779 - 1799. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2003.1403

Dewar AM, May MJ, Woiwod IP, Haylock LA, Champion GT, Garner BH, Sands RJN, Qi A, Pidgeon JD (2003) A novel approach to the use of genetically modified herbicide tolerant crops for environmental benefit. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 270 (1513) : 335 - 340. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2002.2248

Courses taught

Professional training: Coleoptera Larva
12/2014 - 12/2014.

Introduction

Summary

Senior curator of Carabidae, Cleroidea, Myxophaga and Archostemata; Coleoptera larval collections. Taxonomy. Biodiversity. Collections management. Tropical fieldwork. Scientific outreach and communication.

Qualifications

Degrees

MSc Museology, University of East Anglia, United Kingdom, 2007 - 2008

BSc Conservation Management, University of East Anglia, United Kingdom, 1995 - 1998

Employment history

Academic

Assistant curator, Horniman Museum, Natural History, United Kingdom, 2008 - 2010

Volunteer Assistant Curator, Norwich Castle Museum, Natural History, United Kingdom, 2007 - 2008

Senior Scientific Officer, Rothamstead Research (Brooms Barn), Entomology (crops), United Kingdom, 1998 - 2006

Professional activities

Fellowships

Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society, 2008 - on going.

Committees

Secretary, British Entomological and Natural History Society, 2012 - on going.

Editorships

Assistant editor, Evolve, NHM, 2011 - on going.

Publications

Publications

Leavengood JM, Garner BH (2014) Nomenclatural notes on some checkered beetle (Coleoptera: Cleridae) types of the Natural History Museum, London (BMNH). Zootaxa, 3760 (3) : 301 - 335. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3760.3.1

Garner B, Tweddle J (2013) Biodiversity: what does it mean to you?. Evolve. Natural History Museum : London.

Takano H, Garner BH, Barclay MVL (2012) Megatoma undata (Linnaeus) (Dermestidae) attacking dry insect specimens in a collection. The Coleopterist, 21 :

Garner BH (2011) The van Emden larval collection of Coleoptera housed in the Natural History Museum, London. Fikáček M, Skuhrovec J, Šípek P (Eds). Abstracts of the Immature Beetles Meeting 2011, Prague, Czech Republic, September 29-30, Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Praga, 51:731-756 :

Garner BH, Giusti A, Kerley MD (2011) Conservation of Insect Specimens Affected by Verdigris. NatSCA News, 21 : 50 - 59.

Brooks DR, Bohan DA, Champion GT, Haughton AJ, Hawes C, Heard MS, Clark SJ, Dewar AM, Firbank LG, Perry JN, Rothery P, Scott RJ, Woiwod IP, Birchall C, Skellern MP, Walker JH, Baker P, Bell D, Browne EL, Dewar AJG, Fairfax CM, Garner BH, Haylock LA, Horne SL, Hulmes SE, Mason NS, Norton LR, Nuttall P, Randle Z, Rossall MJ, Sands RJN, Singer EJ, Walker MJ (2003) Invertebrate responses to the management of genetically modified herbicide-tolerant and conventional spring crops. I. Soil-surface-active invertebrates. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 358 (1439) : 1847 - 1862. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2003.1407

Haughton AJ, Champion GT, Hawes C, Heard MS, Brooks DR, Bohan DA, Clark SJ, Dewar AM, Firbank LG, Osborne JL, Perry JN, Rothery P, Roy DB, Scott RJ, Woiwod IP, Birchall C, Skellern MP, Walker JH, Baker P, Browne EL, Dewar AJG, Garner BH, Haylock LA, Horne SL, Mason NS, Sands RJN, Walker MJ (2003) Invertebrate responses to the management of genetically modified herbicide-tolerant and conventional spring crops. II. Within-field epigeal and aerial arthropods. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 358 (1439) : 1863 - 1877. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2003.1408

Hawes C, Haughton AJ, Osborne JL, Roy DB, Clark SJ, Perry JN, Rothery P, Bohan DA, Brooks DR, Champion GT, Dewar AM, Heard MS, Woiwod IP, Daniels RE, Young MW, Parish AM, Scott RJ, Firbank LG, Squire GR (2003) Responses of plants and invertebrate trophic groups to contrasting herbicide regimes in the Farm Scale Evaluations of genetically modified herbicide-tolerant crops. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 358 (1439) : 1899 - 1913. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2003.1406

Squire GR, Brooks DR, Bohan DA, Champion GT, Daniels RE, Haughton AJ, Hawes C, Heard MS, Hill MO, May MJ, Osborne JL, Perry JN, Roy DB, Woiwod IP, Firbank LG (2003) On the rationale and interpretation of the Farm Scale Evaluations of genetically modified herbicide-tolerant crops. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 358 (1439) : 1779 - 1799. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2003.1403

Dewar AM, May MJ, Woiwod IP, Haylock LA, Champion GT, Garner BH, Sands RJN, Qi A, Pidgeon JD (2003) A novel approach to the use of genetically modified herbicide tolerant crops for environmental benefit. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 270 (1513) : 335 - 340. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2002.2248

Teaching activities

Courses taught

Professional training: Coleoptera Larva
12/2014 - 12/2014.