Researcher biography


BSc (Hons) Biology
MRes Ecology

Project title:

Seeing and saving seahorses: An investigating into the syngnathid visual system for conservation

Project description:

My project investigates the visual system of seahorses, from the basic components through to function using I am using a range of techniques from molecular to behavioural. I am currently investigating the potential for seahorses to demonstrate pentachromacy (the ability to possess five colour detection channels).


Ecological Society of Australia - Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment


A/Prof Karen CheneyDr Fabio Cortesi, Dr Wen-Sung Chung