C. Andy Boring

University of Kentucky
Department of Entomology
S-225 Ag. Science Center North
Lexington, KY  40546-0091


Andy Boring

  • 2003 B.Sc. (Major: Zoology, Minor: Entomology), Auburn University.
  • 2004-Current Ph.D. (Entomology), University of Kentucky.
  • 2004 Organization for Tropical Studies: OTS 04-3 Tropical Biology: An Ecological Approach

Expertise and Research Interests:

My area of expertise is in Insect Systematics of Hymenoptera. My research interests are in morphology, systematics, biodiversity, and biogeography of insects and other arthropods.

Current Research:

I am currently beginning research my research of the morphology of the female reproductive system in Hymenoptera.

Future Research :

My future research will be examining the phylogenetic relationships of Hymenoptera at the superfamily and family level using the morphological characteristics of the female reproductive system.

Expected Graduation

I expect to graduate in January of 2009.