The Australian Taxonomy
Juanita Rodriguez is a research scientist at the Australian National Insect Collection. Her research focuses on the use of morphological and molecular data to study the systematics, diversification, evolution and historical biogeography of terrestrial arthropods. Most of her research has been dedicated to Hymenoptera, more specifically velvet ants and spider wasps (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae).
Juanita's work profile
Juanita works in the following sector(s): Collections Institution
Juanita's primary institution is: Australian National Insect Collection
Juanita's position is: Research Scientist
Juanita's work in taxonomy
Juanita has the following roles: Collecting, Specimen preparation, Identification, Research, Editing publishing and reviewing
Juanita's skills are in Species delimitation, Phylogenetics, Classification, Genetics & Genomics, Biogeography, Bioinformatics
Juanita works on the taxonomy of Animals, Myriapods, Insects, Hymenoptera, Pompilidae, Mutillidae, Diplopoda
Juanita 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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