Dr. Sandeep Kushwaha


Dr. Sandeep Kushwaha Scientist-C

Highest Academic degree& Year

PhD (Zoology), 2018


Central Zone Regional Center, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh

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Area of Expertise

Taxonomy of Hemiptera

Experience (after PhD)

5 years

Significant Achievements





- Discovered new species and New to India of Order Hemiptera.

- Best Thesis Award in 2021.

Prestigious Late Sohan Lal Mishra Young Scientist award from University of Allahabad

Contribution to food security bill for NIN Hyderabad.

-  International Young Educationist and Motivator award by Indian council of social science and research New Delhi.


-Guided many MSc dissertations

Research Focus







-Taxonomy and classification of Hemiptera.

- Taxonomic studies of Hemipterra of Central India.

- Ecology of Hemptera Order Hemiptera.

-Economic Importance of Order Hemiptera.

- Biogeographic study of Hemiptera of India.

- Ecology and conservation of Indian Hemptera.























Total Publication:                                                      210

Paper published in Journal:                                          115

Book Published                                                                         24

Book Chapter Published                                                           71

Membership of Govt. and Non Govt. Body:                  17

Gold Medal:                                                                03

Young Scientist Award:                                                         04

Fellowship                                                                      09  

Selected five publications

 1. Kumar, H., Chandra, K. and Kushwaha, S. 2022. "A New Species of Gerenia Stål, 1878 (Orthoptera: Acrididae: Catantopinae) from India," Transactions of the American Entomological Society 148(1), 1-6.

2. Kumar, H., Kushwaha, S., Chand, S. 2021. Rediscovery of Liara (Unalianus) heteracanthus (Redtenbacher, 1891) (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae: Conocephalinae: Agraeciini) from India with notes on its distribution. Zootaxa 5020 (1): 166–170.

3. Chandra, K. and  Kushwaha, S. 2019. Invasive alien species (IAS) Perillus bioculatus (Fabricius, 1765) (Insecta: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) With One Colour Morph First Time Reported from India. International Journal of Global Science Research.  6(1): 630-633.

4.Sajan, S.,  Deepti, Jahan, S.,Chakrabarty, A., Kushwaha, S., Kumar Sharma, L., K., Tripathy, B.,Chandra, K. 2020. First record of the land operculate snail Cyclophorus pfeifferi Reeve, 1861 (Mollusca, Cyclophoroidea, Cyclophoridae) from India. Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle “Grigore Antipa” 63 (1): 51–61.

5. Kushwaha S., Kumar H., Jahan S. 2023. First record of genus Praetextatus Distant (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae: Caystrine) from India. Species 24:1-4.


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