The Australian Taxonomy
Currently an undergraduate student at the University of Adelaide (June 2020) and have been a volunteer in the terrestrial invertebrates section of the South Australian Museum for the past few years. My published research primarily includes the taxonomy and systematics of Lepidoptera, particularly the primitive family Hepialidae, however I have ongoing taxonomic projects concerning other moth and butterfly families as well as praying mantids (Mantodea) and am interested in invertebrate taxonomy and conservation generally. I am primarily interested in taxa from the general Australia/SE Asia/Pacific regions.
Ethan's work profile
Ethan works in the following sector(s):
Ethan's primary institution is: South Australian Museum
Ethan's position is: Volunteer
Ethan's work in taxonomy
Ethan has the following roles: Research, Editing publishing and reviewing
Ethan's skills are in Species delimitation, Phylogenetics, Classification, Nomenclature, Genetics & Genomics, Biogeography, Imaging
Ethan works on the taxonomy of Animals, Insects, Mantids, Lepidoptera,
Ethan 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)
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Contact re potential citizen science projects that could contribute to taxonomic research
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