Dr Angus McDonald

Angus-McDonald 
 


Dr Macdonald obtained his PhD in 2011 from UKZN and is a senior lecturer in the School of Life Sciences (UKZN). Currently he is involved in examining relative genetic diversity and connectivity between populations of marine organisms (invertebrates and vertebrates) in the south west Indian Ocean.


Dr Macdonald obtained his PhD in 2011 from UKZN and is a senior lecturer in the School of Life Sciences (UKZN). Currently he is involved in examining relative genetic diversity and connectivity between populations of marine organisms (invertebrates and vertebrates) in the south west Indian Ocean
 Quote:   "Te solum vivere semel"
Position:   Senior Lecturer
Qualifications:   PhD UKZN
MSc UNatal
BA Zoology U of Hawaii
     
Discipline:   Biology
Campus:   Westville
 Email:   Macdonalda@ukzn.ac.za
     
 Research Areas:   Molecular ecology and evolution. Population genetics and phylogenetics.
     
 Recent Publications:  

Risi, Michelle M; Macdonald, Angus HH; ,Molecular examination of rocky shore brachycnemic zoantharians (Anthozoa: Hexacorallia) and their Symbiodinium symbionts (Dinophyceae) in the southwest Indian Ocean,Marine Biodiversity,46,1,113-127,2016,Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Montoya-Maya, Phanor H; Schleyer, Michael H; Macdonald, Angus HH; ,Limited ecologically relevant genetic connectivity in the south-east African coral populations calls for reef-level management,Marine Biology,163,8,1-16,2016,Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Michelle M. Risi & Angus H. H. Macdonald (2015) Possible synonymies of Zoanthus (Anthozoa: Hexacorallia) species on the east coast of South Africa with Pacific congeners, Systematics and Biodiversity, 13:1, 93-103, DOI: 10.1080/14772000.2014.968233

Reddy, Maggie M., Angus HH. Macdonald, Johan C. Groeneveld, and Michael H. Schleyer, (2014) Phylogeography of the scalloped spiny lobster Panulirus homarus rubellus berry, 1974 (Decapoda, Palinuridae) in the southwest Indian ocean. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 34(6), 773-781

PH Montoya-Maya, AHH Macdonald & MH Schleyer (2014) Estimation of size at first maturity in two South African coral species, African Journal of Marine Science, 36:4, 513-516, DOI: 10.2989/1814232X.2014.980848

     
 Website:   MAREVOL
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