Description of cryptic tropical rolled-leaf beetles (genera: Cephaloleia, family Chrysomelidae) using morphological characteristics and DNA barcoding (University of Connecticut, Carlos Garcia-Robledo Lab)
Designing, building, and testing low-cost environmental thermal chambers used to study the effects of climate change on insect behavior, fitness, and reproduction abilities (University of Connecticut, Carlos Garcia-Robledo Lab)
The curation of unique Lepidoptera and Odonata specimens to museum quality and assisting with husbandry of rearing several moth from larva to adults (University of Connecticut, Dave Wagner Lab)
Identification, organization, and data management for 300+ specimens of neo-tropical praying mantis specimens (Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Invertebrate Zoology Department)
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