September 2016

 
BertrandRicherdeForges2

Dr. Bertrand Richer de Forges

Noumea, New Caledonia

Specimen examination of spider crab genera in the families Epialtidae, Inachidae & Majidae

ReizlPJose  

Reizl P Jose

Bohol Island State UniversityEntomological Sorting & Identification

Specimen examination: hermit crabs, esp. Diogenidae

KayPRamos  

Kay P Ramos

Western Mindanao State University

Entomological Sorting & Identification

SherylYap  

Dr Sheryl Yap

UPLB Museum of Natural History, University of the Philippines Los Baños

Examination of Derbidae and Curculionidae collection

DavidLane  

Dr David Lane

Bohol Island State UniversityEntomological Sorting & Identification

Specimen examination, identification, and deposition of echinoderm specimens.

July 2016

 
ReizlPJose  

Reizl P Jose

Bohol Island State UniversityEntomological Sorting & Identification

Specimen examination: hermit crabs, esp. Diogenidae

KayPRamos  

Kay P Ramos

Western Mindanao State University

Entomological Sorting & Identification

DaisyWowor  

Dr Daisy Wowor

Bogor Zoological Museum, LIPI, Indonesia

MariveneManuelSantos  

Mrs Marivene Manuel-Santos

National Museum, Manila, Philippines

ConniSidabalok  

Ms Conni Sidabalok

James Cook University, Australia

Specimen examination: cirolanid isopods

JannLandschoff  

Mr Jannes Landschoff

University of Cape Town, South Africa

Specimen examination: hermit crabs, esp. Diogenidae

JonasGeburzi  

Mr Jonas Geburzi

Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, Wadden Sea Station Sylt, Germany

Specimen examination: Hemigrapsus spp.

YaaritLevittBarmats  

Ms Ya'arit Levitt Barmats

Steinhardt Museum of Natural History, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Specimen examination: Caridea esp. Atyidae & Palaemonidae

SarahHayer  

Ms Sarah Hayer

Zoologisches Museum der Christian-Albrechts-Universität, Kiel, Germany

SSpecimen examination: brachyuran reproductive biology/anatomy

StephanieKohnk  

Dr Stephanie Köhnk

Zoologisches Museum Kiel, Germany

Specimen examination: thoracotreme & heterotreme pleon-holding mechanisms

ShaneAhyong2  

Dr Shane Ahyong

Australian Museum, Sydney, Australia

Specimen examination: Stomatopoda; Majoidea & other brachyurans

Dwi Liste Rahayu  

Dr Dwi Listyo Rahayu

Research Center for Oceanography, LIPI, Indonesia

Specimen examination: hermit crabs, esp. Diogenidae; Pilumnoidea

ShihHsiTe  

Dr Shih Hsi-Te

National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan

Specimen examination (crabs): Potamoidea, Gecarcinucoidea, Ocypodoidea)

JasonWilliams  

Dr Jason Williams

Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, USA

Specimen examination: Isopoda Bopyroidea

ChristopherBoyko  

Dr Christopher Boyko

American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY, USA

Specimen examination: Isopoda Bopyroidea, Anomura Hippioidea

PeterCastro  

Dr Peter Castro

California State University, Pomona, CA, USA

Specimen examination (crabs); Goneplacidae, Rhizopinae, Trapezioidea

AmandaWindsor  

Dr Amanda Winsor

US Food & Drug Administration, College Park, MD, USA

Specimen examination: Portunus sensu lato

   

Dr John Markham

Arch Cape Marine Laboratory, OR, USA

Scan collection for specimens infected with bopyrid isopods

   

Prof Sun Hongying

Nanjing Normal University, China

Specimen examination: Chinese freshwater crabs

   

Dr Ji Yongkun

Nanjing Normal University, China

Specimen examination: Chinese freshwater crabs

   

Chu Kelin

Nanjing Normal University, China

Specimen examination: Chinese freshwater crabs

   

Shui Yifang

US Food & Drug Administration, College Park, MD, USA

Specimen examination: Portunus sensu lato

   

Dr Jeong Hyeon-Geong

National Marine Biodiversity Institute of Korea, South Korea

June 2016

 
PatrickGrootaert  

Dr Patrick Grootaert

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels, Belgium

VictoriaMorgan  

Ms Victoria Morgan

University of California, Riverside, CA, USA

Specimen examination for population genetics of Gecarcinidae (land crabs)

CatherineCraig  

Ms Catherine Craig

University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA, USA

Specimen examination of Paguroidea, Diogenidae (hermit crabs).

April 2016

 
CharlesLeh  

Dr. Charles Leh

Sarawak Museum, Malaysia

ChavalitVidthayanon  

Dr. Chavalit Vidthayanon

 

ClareWilkinson  

Miss Clare Wilkinson

Imperial College London, London, UK

Specimen examination and identification of Sabah freshwater fishes

TohruNaruse  

Dr. Tohru Naruse

University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan

Specimen examination of various brachyuran families (Ocipodoidea, Xanthoidae, etc)

March 2016 

 
EarlofCranbrook

Earl of Cranbrook

RobertStuebing

Dr. Robert Stuebing

The Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago

Chief Scientific Officer and International Coordinator for RIMBA-Sarawak Project

February 2016 

 
WanFaridahAkmalJusoh

Dr. Wan Faridah Akmal Jusoh

WWF-Malaysia

Research on Firefly (Lampyridae) systematics and other luminescent coleopterans

YangChenHui

Dr. Yang Chien-Hui

National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan ROC

Visiting fellowship cum post-doctoral attachment. Research on slipper lobster (Scyllaridae) systematics and assistance with curation of non-brachyuran crustaceans in the Zoological Reference Collection

ShaneAhyong2

Dr. Shane Ahyong

Marine Invertebrates Department, Australian Museum, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Specimen examination of mantis shrimps (Stomatopoda)

 BertrandRicherdeForges2

Dr. Bertrand Richer de Forges

Noumea, New Caledonia

Specimen examination of spider crab genera in the families Epialtidae, Inachidae & Majidae

 John-and-Barbara-Ismay-h480

Dr. John W. Ismay and Barbara Ismay

John and Barbara are experts in Diptera: Chloropidae (Frit flies / Grass  flies)
They were here in late Feb & early Mar to look at the Chloropidae specimens.

John is an Honorary Associate Curator from the Oxford University Museum of Natural History.

PatrickJohnCiccotto

Mr. Patrick John Ciccotto

Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesvilla, Florida, USA

Specimen examination of Crossocheilus and Lobocheilos (Cyprinidae)

Robert Stuebing

Dr. Robert Stuebing

The Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago

Chief Scientific Officer and International Coordinator for RIMBA-Sarawak Project

 

RoyLarimer

Mr. Roy Larimer

Visionary Digital Imaging Systems

ChristophSchubart

PD Dr. Christoph Schubart

Universität Regensburg, Institut für Zoologie, Germany

Revision of the systematics of the sesarmid crab genus Chiromantes and other related taxa

PunYeesin

Mr. Pun Yeesin

Prince of Songkla University, Pattani, Thailand

Taxonomy and curation of freshwater crustaceans, molluscs, and fishes

SomsakBuatip  

Mr. Somsak Buatip

Prince of Songkla University, Pattani, Thailand

Taxonomy and curation of freshwater crustaceans, molluscs, and fishes