Cambefort (center) flanked by Andrew Smith (on left) and
Federico Ocampo (both University of Nebraska).
Photo by O. Montreuil.
Yves Cambefort is a specialist
working on the systematics of scarabaeine dung beetles.
He is the co-editor (with I. Hanski) of Dung Beetle Ecology
which was published in 1991. Yves also has a keen interest
in the mythology of the Egyptian sacred scarab beetles.
He is a Research Scientist with an appointment at the Museum
National d'Histoire Naturelle in Paris.