Alfaro Lab members typically include field collecting as one aspect of their research projects. Follow these links to learn more about our active research in Belize, Costa Rica, and on the Palouse.
Costa Rica (8)We have several ongoing studies in Costa Rica. I collect fishes from the region to support molecular systematic projects. And, with Jessica Lynch Alfaro and Link Olson, I am studying phylognetics and phylogeography of families of Neotropical primates.
Tonga & Samoa (1)Coming Soon
Belize (1)For the past two years I have spent part of the field season at the Smithsonian's Carrie Bow Cay Marine station in Belize. My colleagues and I are using common wrasses to study the fitness consequences of variation in functional traits.