Biologist, taxonomist and researcher
Fan Li is a biologist particularly interested in taxonomy and reproductive biology of bitterlings, Rhinogobius, and atyid shrimps.
He has made extensive field works in China, and described many new flagship species (e.g. Sinorhodeus microlepis and Rhinogobius zhoui). He is good at photographing fishes, and he is arranging a photographic book about freshwater fishes of China for publication.
Expert in the following geographical regions: