Prof. Dr. Wolfram Dunger


  • Willi E. R. Xylander
  • Hermann Ansorge
  • Birgit Balkenhol
  • Ulrich Burkhardt
  • Axel Christian
  • Ulrike Damm
  • Christian Düker
  • Petra Gebauer
  • Karin Hohberg
  • John M. C. Hutchinson
  • Ricarda Lehmitz
  • Volker Otte
  • Heike Reise
  • Christiane Ritz
  • David J. Russell
  • Bettina Schlitt
  • Hans-Jürgen Schulz
  • Bernhard Seifert
  • Olaf Tietz
  • Karin Voigtländer
  • Karsten Wesche


On the 24th January 2019 the former director of the Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz (formerly the Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Görlitz) Prof. Dr. Wolfram Dunger passed away at the age of 89. The employees of the Museum, his colleagues and friends will always remember him as an international authority on soil zoology and as the ‘leader of the Museum’.




How to Cite

Xylander, W. E. R., Ansorge, H., Balkenhol, B. ., Burkhardt, U. ., Christian, A. ., Damm, U. ., Düker, C., Gebauer, P., Hohberg, K., Hutchinson, J. M. C. ., Lehmitz, R., Otte, V. ., Reise, H. ., Ritz, C. ., Russell, D. J. ., Schlitt, B. ., Schulz, H.-J. ., Seifert, B. ., Tietz, O. ., Voigtländer, K. ., & Wesche, K. . (2019). Obituary: Prof. Dr. Wolfram Dunger. SOIL ORGANISMS, 91(1), i–ii. Retrieved from