Mgr. Michal Šulc Ph.D.

Zaměření ichtyology

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Research intersts

  • ecology, reproduction of fish, histochemistry and karyology,
  • study of silver crucian carp (Carassius auratus gibelio) polyploid complex and its dynamics on the territory of the Czech Republic,
  • reproduction of fishes, histology of their gonads and integumen,
  • conservation of endangered fish species.


1979-1983: undergraduate study – Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry, Brno, specialization fishery. Thesis: Influence of aflatoxins contaminated food on fry carp.


  • 1985-1989: Ph.D. stay – Institute of Vertebrate Zoology, Department of Ichthyology, thesis: Histology, histochemistry and ultrastructure of fish epidermis.
  • 1989–present: Institute of Vertebrate Biology AS CR – reserach scientist.