Riddle on the Riffle:
Evolutionary history of Western Ghats through the lens of a mountain loach
September 30, 2020 | 11AM - 12PM Eastern Time
Zoom Link: https://msu.zoom.us/j/94610796573
Meeting ID: 946 1079 6573
Arya Sidharthan is a molecular ecologist studying mountain-dwelling fishes of peninsular India. Through understanding their phylogenetics and biogeography, she aims to unravel the evolutionary history of the Western Ghats mountain ranges, and clear some long-standing hypotheses on the distribution of enigmatic freshwater fish groups on the Indian subcontinent.