Place of birth

Republic of Azerbaijan, Baku city


Date of birth


Higher education institution

Baku State University

Scientific degree

Doctor in Biological Sciences

Scientific rank


Candidacy (PhD) thesis theme:



- specialty code

- name of a profession

- the title of the topic





"Fauna of Protozoa, Testacea of Absheron water basins" 

Subject of doctoral dissertation:

- specialty code

- name of a profession

- the title of the topic


2401.01, 2413.01

Zoology, entomology

"Caucasian migrants (Arachnida, Opiliones) (fauna and ecology)"

The total number of published works

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Main scientific achievements

For the first time in science, two chapters, 6 sexes and 33 species of patchwork (Protozoa, Testacea) have been described in the fresh waters of Azerbaijan. For the first time in science, 6 genus and 40 species of mackerel (Arachnida, Opiliones) have been described. For the first time in science, 2 types of needles (Insecta, Odonata) have been described. For the first time in the Caucasus, an ecological study of the structure of masters' unions in various biotopes was conducted.

Names of scientific works











"Snegovaya N.Y. Survey of the genus Phalangium Linnaeus, 1758 (Phalangiidae: Opiliones) from the Caucasus with description of two new species. Fragmenta faunistica, 57(1), 2014, p. 1-19.

Snegovaya N.Y., Tahirova E.N. A new species of testate amoebae of the genus Difflugia from the freshwaters of Azerbaijan (Rhizopoda, Testacea, Difflugiidae). Vestnik zoologii, 49(2): 451–456, 2015. Skvortsov V.E., Snegovaya N.Y. Two new species of Cordulegaster Leach, 1815 from Azerbaijan (Odonata, Cordulegastridae). Journal of the International Dragonfly Fund, 85, 2015, p. 1-22.


Membership in scientific, international and foreign countries

"Zoological Society", Azerbaijan

Work place and address


Az. 1073, A. Abbaszade Street, passage 1128, block 504, Institute of Zoology of ANAS



Head researcher


(+ 99412) 5397371

Mobile tel.


(+994 50) 3639654

Home tel.


(+994 12) 5525023 


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