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Sarah Viana

Sarah Viana examining a Mandarin Shark. This specimen is a paratype of Cirrhigaleus australis (I.42891-001).

Mark McGrouther
© Australian Museum


Sarah is a post-graduate student at the Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil.  During her two-week stay in February and March, 2013, she examined many specimens of squalid sharks (dogfishes) for her taxonomic and systematic research.  Her work was supported by an Australian Museum Geddes Visiting Collection Fellowship (2012-2013).

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