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Dr Franz Uiblein

Dr Franz Uiblein at the Australian Museum, August 2009.

Mark McGrouther
© Australian Museum


Franz Uiblein works at the Institute of Marine Research, Bergen, Norway. He is currently studying goatfishes and is most interested in the diversity and ecology of aquatic animals.

Franz worked at the Australian Museum for 2 days in August 2009. During this time he examined about 40 lots of fishes of the genus Upeneus.

His visit was part of a research trip to Australia, which included attendence at an ecology conference in Brisbane and fish collection work at Museum Victoria and the Australian Museum.

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