Now that the team is approaching the end of their trip, they are taking stock of the biological treasures they were able to find and collect. The team collected 145 birds, 173 mammals, and
Haruo Uchiyama, a master wood carver from Japan, is bringing Honeycreepers to Bishop Museum!
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.
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!