Anat Belasen, PhD graduate student working with Dr. Tim James in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, swabs the skin of amphibians including these Hellbender salamanders housed in the Museum collections at the Biodiversity Research Center at Varsity Drive, to collect chitrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) for genetic analysis.
University of Michigan, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
From: 9/10/2013 To: 9/12/2013
Author of Fishes of the Greater Mekong Ecosystem, Walter is visiting the fish division library.
University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
From: 8/23/2013 To: 8/23/2013
Canadian ornithologist examining references for a book he is writing about new bird species.
From: 8/19/2013 To: 8/22/2013
Ted Cavender, Ralph Stearly
Ted Cavender and Ralph Stearly discussing fossil fishes in the UMMZ Fish Library
Ohio State University (Ted Cavender) and Calvin College (Ralph Stearly)
From: 8/16/2013 To: 8/16/2013
Dr. Aaron Wood
Florida Museum of Natural History Postdoctoral Researcher, Dr. Aaron Wood, uses 3D imaging to examine ungulate morpology.
Florida Museum of Natural History
From: 8/15/2013 To: 8/16/2013
Brenda Smith-Patten, Michael Patten
The world-class Odonata collection in the Insect Division provided new data from old specimens for researchers from the Oklahoma Biological Survey.
Oklahoma Biological Survey
From: 8/14/2013 To:
Ohio State PhD Student, Sarah Gutzwiller, examines skulls from various bat species.
Ohio State University
From: 8/7/2013 To: 8/7/2013
Michigan State PhD student, Paige Howell (right), photographs American marten (Martes americana) skulls from Michigan with the assistance of Suzanne LaCroix (left).
Michigan State University
From: 8/5/2013 To: 8/6/2013