Contact information:

Mgr. Markéta Knitlová

Phone: +420732348701

Fax: +420221951841


Room: 223


MSc Thesis:

Holocene history of the genus Apodemus (Mammalia: Rodentia) in Central Europe.

Supervisor: Ivan Horáček


PhD thesis:

Taxonomy and paleobiogeography of the genus Apodemus (Mammalia: Rodentia) in the Quaternary fossil record of Central Europe.

Supervisor: Ivan Horáček


Research interests:

Mammalogy, morphometrics, Quaternary fossil record of rodents in Central Europe.


Current projects:

Paleobiogeography and evolutionary dynamics of the genus Apodemus (Rodentia, Muridae) in the Late Cenozoic of Central Europe - GAUK 355511 (2011-2013).



  • Field course in zoology (MB170T24)
  • Microscopic techniques - Image analysis (MB160C45)
  • Practicals in animal morphology (MB170C46)
  • Vertebrate zoology - practical part (MB170P13A)


Selected papers: