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Special Guest: Cam Hudson (Emei Moustache Toad)

Sunday, March 4, 2018 1:00 PM - 1:25 PM

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Special Guest: Cam Hudson (Emei Moustache Toad)

Sunday March 4

1 to 1:25 p.m.; RBG Centre

 

What would you do with a moustache? Live via videoconference, discover why the mysterious Emei moustache toad (Leptobrachium boringii), from western China needs a moustache.

Cam Hudson is a herpetologist and recent PhD graduate from the University of Sydney. His research focuses on the evolutionary morphology of amphibians, and their unique adaptations. Cam will talk about the mysterious Emei moustache toad (Leptobrachium boringii), an endemic species to western China that has evolved a spiky moustache used for male combat.

 

A new special guest speaker each Sunday! Click here for a list of speakers and topics.

 

 Included in your General Admission or Membership

 

 

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