Malacology staff, Dr. Norine W. Yeung (Researcher) and Jaynee R. Kim (Research Assistant), and Malacology affiliates, Dr. Kenneth A. Hayes and Dr. Robert H. Cowie, published a manuscript in Pacific Science (November 2016) that identified and assessed the distribution of introduced slugs (Veronicellidae) in the Hawaiian and Samoan Islands. Non-native land snails are threatening and replacing many of our native species in Hawaii and are agricultural and horticultural pests as well as vectors of parasites such as the rat lungworm, Angiostrongylus cantonensis. There are no native slugs in Hawaii, and it is important to understand how these
A success story of combining data across collections to aid research!
An update on Dr. Allison’s expedition to the Baining Mountains of New Britain, PNG.
Dr. Allison and his colleagues are surveying the vertebrate fauna of New Britain. Stay tuned for updates!
Aired on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - Ocean Publications Shallow to Deep Join Rich Pyle, Randy Kosaki, and Robin Baird as they discuss deep reefs in Hawaii and explore Hawaii's amazing marine mammals. Press play to listen to episode.
A 20-year study exploring Hawaii’s remarkable mesophotic coral reefs.