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Braxton Jones

I am a PhD candidate at The University of Sydney where I focus on the evolution, taxonomy, morphometrics, and behaviour of stick and leaf insects (Phasmatodea). I am heavily involved in collecting preserving and identifying new species of Phasmatodea. I am driven by understanding all aspects relating to their life histories.

Braxton's work profile

Braxton works in the following sector(s): University

Braxton's primary institution is: The University of Sydney

Braxton's position is: PhD Candidate

Braxton's work in taxonomy 

Braxton has the following roles: Collecting, Specimen preparation, Identification, Research, Collection Management, Editing publishing and reviewing

Braxton's skills are in Species delimitation, Phylogenetics, Classification, Biodiversity informatics, Nomenclature, Genetics & Genomics, Population genetics, Biogeography, Bioinformatics, Imaging

Braxton works on the taxonomy of Animals, Insects, Phasmids,

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Braxton is happy to be contacted for the following reasons:

Contact from others in the taxonomy community regarding taxonomy-related issues

Contact from members of the public for advice in areas of expertise (but not for identifications)

Contact from members of the public for identifications in areas of expertise

Contact re potential citizen science projects that could contribute to taxonomic research

Contact by prospective students and others who could benefit from mentorship

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