Author Archives: François Génier

Relive the Magic of Childhood Summers on a Firefly Walk

Do you have memories of hunting for fireflies? François Génier, manager of the museum’s insect collection, invites you to discover these magical creatures—so evocative of long summer evenings. Continue reading

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Beetles and Ants: Strange Bedfellows?

Museum insect-collection manager François Génier writes about insects that live among ants, especially beetles. One such beetle species, Cryptocephalomorpha genieri, was observed in Africa for the first time by François. Continue reading

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