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Natalie Saxton

Extant Undergraduates Bybee Lab

Biology Undergraduate

Focus: South Pacific Luciolinae Fireflies

Natalie is an undergraduate student in the Department of Biology. She is in her fourth year and is looking to attend graduate school this fall. Natalie’s main interests are in Coleoptera taxonomy and evolutionary biology. She has research experience, both in the field and in the lab, working on fireflies (family Lampyridae). Her research has included the description of several new species from the South Pacific and an updated distribution for the genus Atyphella in this region.

Interests: insects, hiking, reading, bird watching, wildlife rehab