Dr. Karen Cheney, Research Fellow Karen is interested in colour signalling, colour vision, mimicry and mutualism in the marine environment. Her work primarily focuses on fish and nudibranchs.   

Dr. Karen Cheney, Research Fellow

Karen is interested in colour signalling, colour vision, mimicry and mutualism in the marine environment. Her work primarily focuses on fish and nudibranchs. 

 

Naomi Green, PhD student Naomi investigating the visual capabilities of fish, is interested in visual modelling of colour vision and predator psychology. Her primary fish model is the triggerfish.   

Naomi Green, PhD student

Naomi investigating the visual capabilities of fish, is interested in visual modelling of colour vision and predator psychology. Her primary fish model is the triggerfish. 

 

Cedric van den Berg, PhD student Cedric investigates the function of colour patterns in a number of animal systems including nudibranchs and fish. He is developing new ways to analyse colour patterns in the marine environment.   

Cedric van den Berg, PhD student

Cedric investigates the function of colour patterns in a number of animal systems including nudibranchs and fish. He is developing new ways to analyse colour patterns in the marine environment. 

 

 
Martin Luehrmann, PhD student Martin is based in QBI and is working on the visual ecology of apogonids (cardinal fish) investigating opsin gene expression, and relating differences  to microhabitat preferences.  

Martin Luehrmann, PhD student

Martin is based in QBI and is working on the visual ecology of apogonids (cardinal fish) investigating opsin gene expression, and relating differences  to microhabitat preferences.

 

Holly Urquhart, Research Assistant Holly investigates colour signalling in nudibranchs, and has been specifically looking at honest signalling in the bright and highly toxic Chromodoris spp.

Holly Urquhart, Research Assistant

Holly investigates colour signalling in nudibranchs, and has been specifically looking at honest signalling in the bright and highly toxic Chromodoris spp.

Dr. Anne Winters Anne conducted her PhD on the chemical ecology of nudibranchs investing the chemical and colour diversity found in these intruiging species. 

Dr. Anne Winters

Anne conducted her PhD on the chemical ecology of nudibranchs investing the chemical and colour diversity found in these intruiging species.