The Australian Taxonomy
I'm interested in the evolution, systematics, biogeography and conservation of subterranean invertebrates and short-range endemic invertebrates. My taxonomic focus is on schizomid arachnids and parabathynellid crustaceans.
Kym's work profile
Kym works in the following sector(s): University, Collections Institution, Other government agency
Kym's primary institution is: Department of Water and Environmental Regulation
Kym's position is: Environmental Officer - Zoologist
Kym's work in taxonomy
Kym has the following roles: Collecting, Specimen preparation, Identification, Research, Collection Management, Editing publishing and reviewing
Kym's skills are in Species delimitation, Phylogenetics, Classification, Genetics & Genomics, Biogeography, Imaging
Kym works on the taxonomy of Animals, Arachnids, Crustaceans, Schizomids, Parabathynellidae, Bathynellacea, Draculoides, whip-sprickets
Kym 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 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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