Photo: Emanuele Piattella |
Piattella's research area is Ecology, Ethology, Systematics
and Biogeography of Laparostict and Pleurostict Scarabaeoidea,
mostly of the Palearctic, Oriental, and Afrotropical regions.
He is preparing a book on the Pleurostict Scarabaeoidea of Italy
with Guido Sabatinelli. He is also the Segretario di Redazione
of FRAGMENTA ENTOMOLOGICA and the BOLLETTINO DELL'ASSOCIAZIONE
ROMANA DI ENTOMOLOGIA