This week in Fish: Lost Barramundi and a new Research Associate

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 19 Mar 2010

This week we feature our newest Research Associate and the strange case of 'Buddist Barramundi' releases.

Rohan Pett

Rohan Pett
Photographer: Mark McGrouther © Australian Museum

New Fish Research Associate

Rohan Pethiyagoda

Rohan Pethiyagoda is an Australian Museum Research Associate. He is currently working with the collection staff of the Fish Section and pursuing his own research and editing projects.

Visiting researcher

John Pogonoski

John Pogonoski works at CSIRO, Hobart, in the Fish Taxonomy group. He has visited the Australian Museum on a number of occasions, most recently on 4 and 5 March 2010. During his visit John examined specimens of morays eels.

New fish species pages published this week

Common Lionfish, Pterois volitans

New fish movies

Fish Bits

Our new fish blog.  Watch this space ...