First ALA records of elusive Leichhardt’s Grasshopper in Arnhem Land

The first Atlas of Living Australia (ALA) record of the near-threaten

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Leichhardt’s Grasshopper

The role of behaviour in evolutionary diversification

Dr Martha Muñoz is working at the intersection of ecology and evolution to investigate the role of lizard behaviour in evolutionary diversification.

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Martha Muñoz

New CBA Honours awards

ANU students to get the opportunity to experience research at CSIRO during their honours year.

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Scientists reveal secrets of insect evolution

Phylogenomics resolves the timing and pattern of insect evolution.

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Biogeography and evolutionary history of our unique Australian animals

Dr Sally Potter is aiming to improve our understanding of the biogeographic and evolutionary history of a range of animal species across the Australian

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Yellow-footed rock-wallaby (Petrogale xanthopus)

Species delimitation in the age of genomics

The 2015 CBA conference aims to explore the impact of genomics for species delimitation in the context of taxonomic practice and applications.

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CBA Director's top science honour

CBA Director Craig Moritz has been made a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science.

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eDNA metabarcoding for freshwater biodiversity assessment

Dr Maxine Piggott is an ARC DECRA Postdoctoral Fellow at ANU who employs non-invasive genetic techniques to answer questions in animal behavior, popula

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Biodiversity science in the 21st century is undergoing a revolution. Innovative capabilities in evolutionary genomics and advances in bioinformatics and ecological modelling are increasing exponentially.

The Centre for Biodiversity Analysis (CBA) is a collaboration between The Australian National University (ANU) and the Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) to exploit these new and emerging capabilities in the discovery, understanding and conservation of Australia’s unique biodiversity.

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