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Rebecca Bray

I am a Collections Management specialist with a research interest in Reptiles and Frogs. I have worked in a number of institutions in the Australasian museum sector across a range of taxa and currently oversee collection management at Auckland Museum. My particular interests are collections practice, access and biogeography of lizards in the pacific.

Rebecca's work profile

Rebecca works in the following sector(s): Collections Institution

Rebecca's primary institution is: Tāmaki Paenga Hira Auckland Museum

Rebecca's position is: Senior Collection Manager, Natural Sciences

Rebecca's work in taxonomy 

Rebecca has the following roles: Collecting, Specimen preparation, Identification, Research, Collection Management, Information Management, Institution Management

Rebecca's skills are in Species delimitation, Phylogenetics, Classification, Nomenclature, Genetics & Genomics, Biogeography, Other

Rebecca works on the taxonomy of Animals, Vertebrates, Reptiles, Frogs, Scincidae, Oligosoma, Gekkonidae, Christinus

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Rebecca 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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