Poster Presentations

 

2016

J.R. Glass, G. Gouws, P.D. Cowley and T.J. Near
Phylogeography of the giant trevally (Caranx ignobilis) across the Indo-Pacific.
Poster presented at the South African Association of Botanists and Southern African Society of Systematic Biologists Conference (SAAB/SASSB), University of Free State, 10-13 January 2016 . *Awarded Best PhD Poster Prize*
 

Yonela Sithole, Monica Mwale and Gavin Gouws
A taxonomic re-evaluation of Gymnothorax undulatus (Anguilliformes: Muraenidae) in the western Indian Ocean
Poster presented at the South African Association of Botanists and Southern African Society of Systematic Biologists Conference (SAAB/SASSB), University of Free State, 10-13 January 2016 

2015

Ofer Gon, Menachem Goren, Daniel Golani, & Gavin Gouws
Champsodon spp. (Perciformes, Champsodontidae) in the Eastern Mediterranean: How many species are there?
Poster presented at the European Congress of Ichthyology XV, Porto, Portugal, 7th to 11st September 2015 


 2014

Elethu Duna, Gavin Gouws, Monica Mwale, Ofer Gon & James Mwaluma
Identifying unique lineages, possible cryptic species and hybridization in the sharptooth cardinalfish, Cheilodipterus quinquelineatus, in the Western Indian Ocean.
Poster presented at theWorkshop on the Biogeography of the Red Sea and Western Indian Ocean, Red Sea Research Centre, King Abudullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, 23 to 27 February 2014. 
 

Gavin Gouws, Sean Fennessy & Baraka Kuguru
A genetic assessment of the spangled emperor, Lethrinus nebulosus in the south west Indian Ocean reveals two distinct stocks
Poster presented at the 15th South African Marine Science Symposium (SAMSS), Stellenbosch,14-18 July 2014

Gavin Gouws & Franz Uiblein
Genetically-guided taxonomic studies of the goatfish genus Upeneus(Perciformes: Mullidae) in the Western Indian Ocean
Poster presented at the 15th South African Marine Science Symposium (SAMSS), Stellenbosch,14-18 July 2014
 

Monica Mwale, N. James, M. Duncan, D. Isemonger, C. Coppinger, S. Fenessey and Nosiphiwo Springbok
The genetic structure of shared fishery species in the subtropical and warm temperate Western Indian Ocean
Poster presented at the 15th South African Marine Science Symposium (SAMSS), Stellenbosch,14-18 July 2014

Phakama Nodo
How many dusky kob and spotted grunter are in the Great Fish and Kariega estuaries in the Eastern Cape of South Africa?
Poster presented at the 16th Annual South African Association of Science & Technology Centres (SAASTEC) Conference, Nelson Mandela Bay Science and Technology Centre, Uitenhage, 17-20 November 2014

This SAASTEC poster aims to translate science into a language accessible to a public audience, based on the scientific research of the poster below:

P. Nodo, N.C James, A-R. Childs and M.D.V. Nakin
The distribution of demersal fish in the Great Fish and Kariega estuaries
Poster presented at the 15th South African Marine Science Symposium (SAMSS), Stellenbosch,14-18 July 2014 


Yonela Sithole and Monica Mwale
A taxonomic re-evaluation of Serranus cabrilla (Family: Serranidae) in South Africa
Poster presented at the 15th South African Marine Science Symposium (SAMSS), Stellenbosch,14-18 July 2014 


2013

Taryn S. Murray, Gavin Gouws  Paul D. Cowley , Monica Mwale  and Bruce Q. Mann
Residency, movement, migration and the genetic stock structure of an endemic South Africa sparid, the black musselcracker (Cymatoceps nasutus)
Poster presented at the 9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference in Okinawa, Japan, 24 to 28 June 2013 
 

Gavin Gouws, Monica Mwale, Elethu Duna, Jérôme Bourjea, Delphine Muths, James Mwaluma, Sisanda Mayekiso and Ofer Gon
Cryptic species and unique lineages in a number of reef fish species in the Western Indian Ocean revealed by broad-scale phylogeographic studies
Poster presented at the 9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference in Okinawa, Japan, 24 to 28 June 2013
 

Phil Heemstra and Elaine Heemstra
Coastal fishes of the Western Indian Ocean: a sample of text and illustrations
Poster presented at the 9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference in Okinawa, Japan, 24 to 28 June 2013
 

D. J. Woodford, C. Hui, D. M. Richardson and O. L. F. Weyl
The danger of inter-basin water transfer schemes in driving alien fish establishment
The poster was awarded the EIFAAC (European Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture Advisory Commision) award for best poster at the Freshwater Invasives - Networking for Strategy (FINS)  Conference, 9-11 April 2013, Galway, Ireland. Darragh was a Postdoctoral Fellow at SAIAB at the time.
 

Murray Duncan
The genetic stock structure of Chrysoblephus puniceus, a commercially important Sparid in the South Western Indian Ocean
Poster presented at the 6th Session of SWIOFP Regional Policy and Steering Committee (25th - 26th February) and the special session of the SWIOFC (27-28 February) and the Donor’s Conference on the 1st March 2013 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Murray is an MSc student in the Department of Ichthyology and Fisheries Science, Rhodes University.

Gavin Gouws, Sean Fennessy & Baraka Kuguru
A genetic assessment of the spangled emperor, Lethrinus nebulosus in the south west Indian Ocean reveals two distinct stocks
Poster presented at the 6th Session of SWIOFP Regional Policy and Steering Committee (25th - 26th February) and the special session of the SWIOFC (27-28 February) and the Donor’s Conference on the 1st March 2013 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.