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Dr James Wetzel

Jim Wetzel in the Spirit House laboratory, July 2005.

M. McGrouther
© Australian Museum


Dr Jim Wetzel is the Pulaski L. Bealy Smith Professor of Biology at the Department of Biology, Presbyterian College, Clinton, South Carolina, USA.

Jim visited the Australian Museum on July 11 2005.  He worked on the development of young syngnathiforms (seahorses, seadragons and pipehorses). He was particularly interested in materials transfer to young in the brood pouch.

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