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Stefan Cilliers

Stefan Cilliers is a Senior Section Ranger in Mapungubwe National Park and World Heritage Site (South Africa). He has captured and habituated aardvarks, following them for three years. He has also worked for various international wildlife film companies as location manager, fixer and animal behaviour interpreter.

Thomas Lehmann

Thomas Lehmann is a Palaeontologist working at the Senckenberg Forschungsinstitut und Naturmuseum in Frankfurt (Germany). He is specialised in the palaeontology, morphology, and phylogeny of the fossil aardvarks. He is also the co-ordinator of the Aardvark group in the IUCN SCC Afrotheria.

Nora Weyer

Nora Weyer is a biologist at the University of the Witwatersrand (Brain Function Research Group - Wildlife Conservation Physiology) in Johannesburg, South Africa. For her PhD, Nora has studied the ecology, physiology and behaviour of aardvarks in the Kalahari desert for over two years, to elucidate how aardvarks survive in this hot and dry environment.

IUCN/SSC Afrotheria Specialist Group