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Researcher: Barnes, TC (Dr Thomas Barnes)

Fields of Research

Fisheries Management
Population, Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics
Analytical Biochemistry
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Conservation and Biodiversity
Animal Structure and Function

Research Objectives

Wild Caught Crustaceans (excl. Rock Lobster and Prawns)
Fisheries - Recreational
Economic Incentives for Environmental Protection
Fresh, Ground and Surface Water Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Wild Caught Fin Fish (excl. Tuna)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Combined effects of extrinsic and intrinsic factors on otolith chemistry: implications for environmental reconstructions; Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
Comparison of environmental DNA metabarcoding and conventional fish survey methods in a river system; Biological Conservation
Development of 15 microsatellite loci from mulloway, Argyrosomus japonicus (Pisces: Sciaenidae) using next generation sequencing and an assessment of their cross amplification in other sciaenids; Conservation Genetics Resources
Population structure in a wide-ranging coastal teleost (Argyrosomus japonicus, Sciaenidae) reflects marine biogeography across southern Australia; Marine and Freshwater Research

Research Projects

Developing standard protocols and guidelines for aging Antarctic krill using eyestalks

Research Candidate Supervision