Image: Dr Peter Unmack

Dr Peter Unmack

Peter Unmack worked in the Fish Section during May 2009. The image shows Peter seining in Lake Borumba, Mary River, Queensland, in June 2009.

Photographer:
Tim Page
Rights:
© Tim Page

Notes

During his visit Peter x-rayed many specimens of Australian Smelt to examine geographic trends in fin ray counts.  He also took tissue samples from a number of freshwater and estuarine species, including Estuary Catfish, Estuary Glassfish and Fly-specked Hardyhead.  Find out more about Peter and his research.

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