Dr.Guru Pada Mandal

Scientist- ‘E’


Scientist- ‘E’

Highest Academic degree, year





Email Address


Phone Number

+91 9433635447


Area of Expertise

Taxonomy: Collembola, Diplura, Protura, Zygentoma, Archaeognatha&Symphyla


Experience after Ph. D.

17 years

Significant Achievements

  • Discovered one new genus of Collembola.
  • Discovered 41 new species of Collembola.
  • Discovered 4 new species of Zygentoma.


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Research Focus

  • Apterygota Taxonomy
  • Conservation Biology
  • Systematics
  • Conservation
  • Biodiversity
  • Community Ecology
  • Ecology and Evolution





Baquero, E., Mandal, G.P. and R. Jordana. 2014. Singular fauna of Entomobryidae (Collembola) from "Land of passes" at the Himalayas (Entomobryidae from Ladakh, India).Florida Entomologist, 97 (4):1554-1587.


Baquero, E., Mandal, G.P. and Jordana, R. 2015.Entomobryoidea (Collembola) from Himachal Pradesh (India) in the Himalayas. ZOOTAXA,4027 (1): 001–041.


Mandal, G.P. 2018. A new genus of Heteromurinae (Collembola: Entomobryidae) with dental base falcate macrochaetae, from India. Halteres, 9:74-85.


Mandal, G.P. and Arbea, J. 2019. Critical Checklist of the Indian species of Hypogastrura (Collembola: Hypogastruridae) with a description of a new species from Satkosia Wild Life Sanctuary. Zootaxa4608(2):279-290.


Mandal, G.P. 2018.  Three new species of Collembola from India. Rec. Zool. Surv. India.Vol.118 (2): 107-127.

(DOI: 10.26515/rzsi/v117/i2/2017/117277). ISSN: 0375-1511.


Thunnisa, A.M., Arbea, J.I., Sumithra, N., Mandal, G.P., &Sanil, R. 2022. Two new species and two new records of Onychiurinae (Collembola, Onychiuridae) from the Nilgiris, India. Zootaxa, 5182(5): 448-464.


Hazra, A.K., D.  Jana, G. P. Mandal& Rafael Molero-Baltanás. 2022. On two new species of the genus Ctenolepisma (Zygentoma: Lepismatidae) from India. Zootaxa,5222 (1): 059–068.


Hazra, A.K., D.  Jana & G. P. Mandal. 2022. Description of a New Species and Redescription of One Species of Silverfish (Insecta: Zygentoma: Lepismatidae) from Amrabad Tiger Reserve, Telangana, India. Rec.Zool. Surv. India. 122(2): 117-124 (DOI: 10.26515/rzsi/v122/i2/2022/172353).


Hazra, A.K., Jana, D., Mandal, G.P. &Baltanas, R. 2023. On a new species of silverfish of the genus Ctenolepisma (Zygentoma: Lepismatidae) from Kawal Tiger Reserve, Telangana, India. Graellsia, 79(1): e190.


Total number of research publications: 127.


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ORCID id:0000-000-2-5688-1391

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