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Details of Dr. Torleiv Brattegard    (Retired )


Gender male
Job title Associate professor, retired
Department Department of Biology, Marine Biological Station
University of Bergen, Bergen High Technology Centre ( HIB)
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science Thormøhlensgate 55 Bergen 5008
Marine Biological Station Espelandsveien 232
NO-5258 Blomsterdalen
Tel (47)5558 3961
Fax (47)5558 3950
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Degree Cand. real., Dr.scient.h.c.
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities A continuing activity is mainly aimed at describing the distribution of hyperbenthic and epibenthic malacostracan crustaceans in deep fjords and the deeper parts of the Norwegian Sea, including the shelf areas of Norway, the Faroe Islands and Iceland. Studies of the natural history of lesser known species are an integral part of these activities. A recent project investigates the possible existence of definable biogeographical subregions along the coast of Norway.
Research Region 36, Caribbean Sea
Skills/Expertise Benthic and hyperbenthic fauna; mysids

Group(s): NORDIR
Created: 1997-03-11 Last Updated: 2015-07-03 by Torleiv BRATTEGARD