KOMARNYTSKYY Ivan (10.05.1990, village Komarnyky, Turka district, Lviv region) – zoologist, ornithologist.

In 1996-2005 years – studied at Komarnyky secondary school I-II degree, and in 2005-2007 – in Boryn secondary school I-III degree. Within 2007-2012 years – studied at the Faculty of Biology Ivan Franko National University of Lviv. Subject of the thesis: «Consortial relationships of Common buzzard (Buteo buteo L.) and Long-eared owl (Asio otus L.) in the territory of Stryisko-Syanska Verhovyna". In 2012-2015 years – Post-graduate student of the Department of Zoology, Faculty of Biology Ivan Franko National University of Lviv. The theme of the thesis: "Biocenotical relationships birds of order Falconiformes and Strigiformes of the Ukrainian Carpathians, Roztochchya and Volyn Polissya". From 16 February 2015 – Custodian of the Zoological Museum of Lviv University, curator ornithological collection.

Research interests: ornithology (biology, ecology and ethology Falconiformes and Strigiformes), GIS in zoology and ecology.

At the beginning of 2015 8 scientific publications, including: Diet of Common buzzard (Buteo buteo L.) and Long-eared owl (Asio otus L.) in the autumn-winter period in the territory Stryisko-Syanska Verhovyna (Shack, 2010, et al); Species composition and abundance of birds unexplored forests Nature Reserve “Rivnenskyi” (Pivnichne and Starosilske Forestry) (Shack, 2012, et al); Birds of prey of Javorivskyi National Nature Park and the surrounding area (Ivano-Frankove, 2013, et al); Diet of Kestrels (Falco tinnunculus L.) during the breeding season in Lviv (Lvov, 2014, et al); Topical relationships of Common buzzard (Buteo buteo L.) in the Shatsky National Nature Park and Nature Reserve “Rivnenskyi” (Shack, 2014, et al).

Participate in the work of environmental NGOs. Since 2009 – member of the West-Ukrainian Ornithological Society, 2014 – BirdLife Ukraina, 2014 – Public Institute of Nature Conservation. Since 2010 participated in the Western-Ukrainian Ornithological Station.