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Moths and Butterflies Australasia Inc.

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Axel Kallies

Axel Kallies

President

Axel is a professor of molecular immunology at the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, University of Melbourne. Ever since he was a teenager he has been interested in moths...

Tony Moore

Tony Moore

Treasurer

Tony Moore is a veterinarian who worked after graduation in Australia in small animal practice during the 1980s, and then spent 17 years in the USA teaching veterinary oncology at Tufts University in Massachusetts

Ying Luo

Ying Luo

Website Officer

Ying Luo is an early career entomologist, with a background in insect taxonomy and systematics.

Robert Hoare

Robert Hoare

New Zealand Officer

Robert was born in 1967 in Winchester, southern England. His father Ian is a keen amateur entomologist who made beautiful collections of butterflies and beetles; Robert first took an interest in Lepidoptera at the age of 6, when he remembers counting Tyria jacobaeae larvae on ragwort in Cornwall.

Marianne Horak

Marianne Horak

Patron

Dr Marianne Horak is currently an Honorary Fellow at the Australian National Insect Collection, Canberra

Donald Hobern

Donald Hobern

Vice-President

Donald Hobern is an amateur lepidopterist with particular interest in plume moths (Pterophoridae) and many-plume moths (Alucitidae).

David Britton

David Britton

Editor

David currently works as an entomologist in the area of plant health surveillance, based in Cairns...

Cathy Byrne

Cathy Byrne

Education Officer

Cathy grew up in southern Tasmania, and as a child she used to love wandering around the bush, observing and collecting insects

Marlene Walter

Marlene Walter

Councillor

Marlene has been passionate about moths, butterflies and really everything nature-related for as long as she can remember.

Vacant

Vacant

Patron

This position is vacant.

Michael Braby

Michael Braby

Secretary

Dr Michael Braby is an Honorary Associate Professor in the Division of Ecology and Evolution at the Australian National University and a Visiting Scientist at the Australian National Insect Collection, Canberra

Julie Morgan

Julie Morgan

Public Officer

Julie lives on the south coast of New South Wales on a property that she manages for conservation.

Chris Sanderson

Chris Sanderson

Conservation Officer

Chris is based in Brisbane and is a reformed vertebrate ecologist who now spends most of his limited time in the field looking at butterflies.

Vacant

Vacant

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