Linette Umbrello

Postgraduate Student (UWA)

Molecular Systematics Unit

BSc (Hons)

Linette Umbrello linette.umbrello@museum.wa.gov.au

Research


  • Phylogeography and population genetics of dasyurid marupials in the Pilbara and adjacent bioregions.
  • Understanding the drivers of genetic differentiation and structure resulting from aridification during the Pleistocene.
  • Investigating the morphological distinctiveness of isolated Pilbara dasyurid populations (Planigale and Dasyurus species).

Projects

  • Net Conservation Benefits Project: Conservation Systematics of the small ground-dwelling marsupials of the Pilbara Fauna.